Mini-THON 2018: Quakertown students gave a great effort for a great cause

Quakertown Community High School students opened their hearts while at the same time hoping to get people to open their wallets to help in the battle against childhood cancer.

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Approximately 150 students spent 12 hours Saturday participating in a variety of events as they worked to raise $15,000 for The Four Diamonds Pediatric Cancer Research Center.

There was the hourly line dance, the limba, karaoke, volleyball and a host of other games taking place in the high school gymnasium. For visitors, in the cyber commons, there was a raffle, coloring, Wii games and Twister.

The school joined more than 90,000 students in what has become a powerful movement to conquer childhood cancer.

Four Diamonds supports more than 80 pediatric oncology research professionals at Penn State College of Medicine who conduct cancer research.

To help a QCHS students raise money online, click on fourdiamonds.donordrive.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=donorDrive.event&eventID=2127

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