Mark Twain Fundraiser to Fight Childhood Cancer

Mark Twain Fundraiser to Fight Childhood Cancer
Posted on 03/09/2021
This is the image for the news article titled Mark Twain Fundraiser to Fight Childhood CancerEach year Mark Twain Elementary raises money for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society to fight childhood cancer. Their mission is to cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin’s disease, and myeloma, and to improve the quality of life for patients and their families.  Leukemia is the #1 most diagnosed form of childhood cancer. 
Mark Twain Elementary ran their fundraiser February 1st through March 5th.   We also had a spirit week for teachers and students. 
 
Monday- Donate Pennies to wear Pajamas to School
Tuesday- Donate Nickels to wear Neon
Wednesday- Donate Dimes to dress Fancy and Dazzle us 
Thursday- Donate Quarter to wear Crazy Hats, Socks, or Hair
Friday- Donate anything to wear your Favorite Team Gear

Students earned prizes for bringing in money and the class that brought in the most money will receive a class pizza party.  This year's class winner was Mrs. Voight's class.  Her class raised over $850!  The grand total raised for the entire school was over $3000.39.