MTMS Mini-THON Raises Funds for Four Diamonds

IMG_0540Congratulations to the MTMS Mini-THON participants on almost tripling last year’s fundraising total and raising $28,979.79 for Four Diamonds and Penn State Children’s Hospital!

Over 160 students, parents, and over 40 Middle School faculty, staff, and administrators participated in various activities on Saturday, March 11 from 12- 6 pm at the Middle School to show their support of Four Diamonds families and their dedication to finding a cure for childhood cancer. Activities throughout the beach themed event, “Wipin’ Out Cancer” included learning the MTMS Mini-THON line dance, dodge ball, basketball, volleyball, video games, four square, a scavenger hunt, relay races, boardwalk games, minute to win it games, and more. The day’s activities culminated with the top student fundraisers participating in “pie your teacher or principal” as well as, revealing the grand total.

Thank you to all students who participated in the second MTMS Mini-THON event, including all the MT faculty and staff, family, friends, and community members who donated time and resources to make the MTMS Mini-THON a success! For The Kids!

MTMS 2017 Mini-THONCommittee

2017 MTMS Mini-THON committee chairs: Back row, left to right: Emily Bogda, Carly Fairchild, Anna Leigh Hilbert, Maxine Good, and Lauren Bennett. Front row, left to right: Sean Cliff, Alex Salembier, and Brady Bogda. All students are 8th graders.

MTMS 2017 Mini-THON