Famous dog greets children at special groundbreaking ceremony

MOORE, Okla. – A very famous dog made a visit to a daycare center in Moore Wednesday.

Agapeland Learning Center has reopened after being destroyed in the May 20 tornado last year.

The non-profit organization “Save the Children” is helping provide Agapeland Learning Center with a new safe room.

In Lassie’s first appearance as the ambassador for “Save the Children,” she greeted children at the special safe room groundbreaking ceremony. Lassie

She visits schools and daycares around the nation to remind families to create family emergency plans if and when disaster strikes.

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Daycare workers say having a safe place to go in a storm will be a huge relief for everyone.

The daycare was destroyed last year while teachers and children huddled in the center’s bathrooms.