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Man dumps 80,000 pennies on lawn of daughter’s mother for final child support payment

A Virginia man dumped 80,000 pennies on the lawn of his child’s mother for his final child support payment.

Avery Sanford, the daughter of the man, told news reports the act by her father embarrassed her.

“It’s not just my mom he’s trying to embarrass,

Sanford said after collecting the pennies, she and her mother donated the money to Safe Harbor, a domestic abuse center.

“Turning around and donating that money to moms and children in need, I feel like that really turns this situation into a positive. You can learn from it,” Sanford told WTVR.

Avery Sanford said she hasn’t spoke to her father in years and that this incident proves that she made the right decision to cut contact.