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Westfield Second Graders Band Together for Sandy Relief

The “Give a Hand, Wear a Band” bracelet sale has raised $545.

Monica Gundrum’s Second Grade Class at Tamaques Elementary School in Westfield sent a letter and donation to New Jersey First Lady, Mary Pat Christie, to announce their successful fundraising toward the Hurricane Sandy New Jersey Relief Fund, a private independent charitable organization chaired by Mrs. Christie. 

The “Give a Hand, Wear a Band” bracelet sale has raised $545, and according to the second graders, “we are not finished. . . we thought you should have what we have collected up till now.” Since the Hurricane, the second grade class organized the selling of the Jersey Shore bracelets to family, friends, school mates, and the school store. 

Fernanda February 01, 2013 at 01:01 AM
Well done second graders! You are the pride of many.
Lilia S de Bolivar February 01, 2013 at 07:50 AM
Great! Lucie I am so proud you are taking part helping those in need you and your classmates show a tender loving heart, let me know if I can buy and wear that bracelet. I love you so much.....
Lilia S de Bolivar February 01, 2013 at 08:06 AM
Dear Lucie Cielito embrace the idea to wear the bracelet She loves you very much and feel so glad being part of this event through you!.

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