We are happy to announce our participation in The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s 20th Annual Pasta for Pennies 2011-2012 campaign. The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society work with schools in Missouri, Illinois, and Arkansas to raise money to fight the battle against leukemia lymphoma, Hodgkin’s disease, and myeloma. Last year Sappington Elementary raised over $1900 and this year we are hoping to raise over $2000 to help fight blood cancers. Our campaign runs from February 6-10. If you would like to donate money please do so on the following dates. Thank you to all who participate in this wonderful cause.
Feb. 6- "Give Cancer the Boot" by bringing in a penny and wearing your crazy socks and mismatched shoes.
Feb. 7- "Team Up Against Leukemia" by bringing in a nickel and wearing your favorite sports jersey/t-shirt.
Feb. 8- "Rock for a Cause" by bringing in a dime and wearing a band t-shirt from the 50s, 60s, 70, 80s, 90s, and 00s. If you don’t have a band t-shirt wear a t-shirt featuring your favorite TV or movie character.
Feb. 9- "Put a Cap on Cancer" by bringing in a quarter and wearing your favorite hat.
Feb. 10- "Peace, Love, Cure Cancer" by bringing in any coins or dollars and dress 60s style.