Ken Sogge
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From: Thursday, January 22, 2015 1:05 PM -0600
Subject:Jump Rope For Heart
Students from Rose Valley School gathered in the gymnasium this morning, January 22, 2015, to kick off their Jump Rope For Heart campaign.~ This is the 19th year the school has participated and in that time they have raised over $38 000.00 for the Heart and Stroke Foundation.~ They listened to student Jesika Rachkewich relate her experience with heart surgery when she was just seven years old.~ Jesika is now in her graduating year and is in fine health today because of the surgery.~ Students will collect pledges from the community for the next two weeks and culminate with games and activities to celebrate their success on February 4.~ Mrs. Veilleux coordinates this annual drive.