Number of Participants: 500
Hours Donated: 2
Value of Time Served: $8,450
Event Amount Raised: $6,346
Event Type: Health & Medicine
Date: June 12, 2018
Students at Riverhead Central School District’s Riley Avenue Elementary School improved their heart health as part of a student council fundraiser for the American Heart Association.
Participating in the AHA’s Jump Rope for Heart program, students in all grade levels raised $6,346 in sponsorships to participate in a variety of jumping activities during their gym periods on June 5.
Leading up to the event, the students learned about heart health and ways they can make a difference in the lives of those with heart conditions.
Photo caption: Riley Avenue Elementary School students raised $6,346 through a Jump Rope for Heart fundraiser.
Photo courtesy of the Riverhead Central School District