School events raise $8.5K for leukemia victim

Family members of a Greencastle-Antrim Middle School student diagnosed with leukemia accepted a donation of $8,542.88 during halftime of the high school boys’ basketball game Feb. 8.

The money was raised through activities in the district in less than three weeks following Emma Strait’s diagnosis Jan. 17 at Hershey Medical Center.”Emma began her battle against this disease immediately,” according to Vicki Ritchey, Greencastle-Antrim School District athletic director. “She will never be alone

Source: School events raise $8.5K for leukemia victim

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