"Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared." - Buddha

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Sunday, March 8, 2015

Save The Date

The event is in full swing! We have the building reserved for May 15, which is the second Friday in May so save the date! We finally put together our committee so we can get some extra help for this project. So far we have had a couple meetings together and it's super nice to have extra hands who have connections with people that we would never be able to contact. When we put together our committee we made sure to get all grades included so nobody would feel unaccounted for. I picked out the people in the other grades who weren't sophomores and it's really nice because I get to spend more time with people that I don't get to see a lot. Plus I get their input on what they think their grade would enjoy. I had another call with the St. Jude representative, just as like an update call, and he said it sounds like we got everything taken care of. We are right on track with what we need to do, which includes creating certain documents, contacting businesses for sponsorship and getting in contact with people for activities to do during the night. Every business we have talked to about hiring them for activities have given us really good reduced prices, all because it's a St. Jude fundraiser. It makes me feel happy that people are still out there who will do that kind of stuff. Like this is their business and they're taking around $500 off of the price. It amazes me. Anyway the event is going to happen, like it's official. They are in the process of making the website so people are able to donate money online and create accounts so they can see how much they collect. It's all very exciting.

1 comment:

  1. I'm very proud of all of the work you have done. Keep up the great work!