Actor Kevin Bacon donates $5,000 to Marfa Education Foundation

Actor Kevin Bacon donates $5,000 to Marfa Education Foundation
Kevin Bacon, actor (left) with Marfa ISD Superintended Andy Peters (right) after donating $5,000 for the Marfa Education Foundation (Souce: Marfa Education Foundation)
Kevin Bacon, actor (left) with Marfa ISD Superintended Andy Peters (right) after donating $5,000 for the Marfa Education Foundation (Souce: Marfa Education Foundation)

MARFA, TX (KWES) - Marfa Independent School District Superintendent Andy Peters received a donation to the Marfa Education Foundation from the actor, Kevin Bacon.

Bacon is in town shooting a pilot.

Marfa ISD turned to social media saying, "We are so grateful for this support of innovative programming in our Marfa public schools."

According to the school district, Bacon crashed a pizza party last week.

Six Degrees, a non profit, also pitched in for the donation. The non profit said, "We love that he took a break to crash the Marfa Independent School District teacher pizza party by dropping a surprise donation check in support of the Marfa Education Foundation and its efforts to provide free summer meals and cultural enrichment activities to kids."

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