Hero of the Week: Hunter Filz

Third-grader Hunter Filz may only be eight but he already understands the importance of sharks to ecosystems. For his birthday this year he has been raising money for the Atlantic White Shark Conservancy to protect the animals he cares so deeply about.

Hunter developed his passion for sharks as a baby and hopes to become a shark scientist one day.

Watch Hunter’s story above and if you’re able to, you can make a donation to the AWSC in Hunter’s name here.

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