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Jump Rope for Heart at Porter Ridge
Jump Rope for Heart is back at Porter Ridge Elementary from February 22nd until March 19th!
- Itâ€™s an American Heart Association event.
- You jump rope and learn about your heart.
- Kids are helped by the money you raise!
Raise money by writing letters, making phone calls, or using your very own Web Page! Creating your Web Page is fun and easy click here to get started.
Why is it important? You can help saves lives!
When you Jump Rope For Heart you can help other kids - kids who have special hearts. Some kids have hearts that donâ€™t work exactly right. These kids need help from doctors and medicines to get better. And they need your help too!
When you do Jump Rope For Heart you can raise money to help kids get better. The money you raise will go to the American Heart Association to help pay for new medicines and treatments to be discovered. Youâ€™ll also get to have fun and learn about your own heart how it works and how to protect it!
Click here to meet some kids with special hearts, kids who have been helped by kids like you doing Jump Rope For Heart.
How can I help?
Be a Heart Hero! Ask for a Jump Rope For Heart collection envelope from your Physical Education (PE) teacher. Turn in your permission slip to jump and raise money!
Set your goal by deciding how much money you want to raise.
Raise money by writing letters, making phone calls, or using your very own Web Page! Creating your Web Page is fun and easy click here to get started!
Have fun being a Heart Hero!
Click here for more fun tips on how to raise money with heart.
Written by: Ms. Rachel Speasl
Posted: Feb 18, 2010 by Ms. Rachel Speasl