Skip to main content

Nottingham School raises $14,573 for juvenile diabetes research

06/19/2013 08:30PM ● Published by ACL

Pictured at the kickoff of the Kids Walk campaign at Nottingham Elementary School are (from left) Dana Gold, Kids Walk coordinator for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation; Amanda Young, Nottingham Kids Walk coordinator; assistant principal William Vogt, third graders Aisha Martin and Drew Galante, both of whom are diagnosed with Type I diabetes; Drew's dad Jason, Kids Walk parent representative; and mom Miriam.

The students, families and staff of Nottingham Elementary School recently held their first Kids Walk event, which raised $14,573 for the  Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.  The two-week campaign culminated on May 9, when all classrooms spent part of the afternoon walking around the Oxford Area High School track to help raise awareness of Type I diabetes and to support classmates who have been diagnosed with this form of diabetes. Second-grade teacher Amanda Young served as school coordinator for the event, and Jason Galante served as parent representative throughout the planning and implementation of Kids Walk. 

Image title

Enjoying the Kids Walk held May 9 to benefit the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation are (from left) Gene Huller and daughter Brianna, and second graders Dakota Kates and Emily Horton.


Like what you're reading? Subscribe to Chester County's free newsletter to catch every headline

Schools nottingham elementary school
  • Botanical Art: Guided Studio Time

    03/01/2018
    10:00AM — 01:00PM

    Enjoy drawing and painting in the company of others in a relaxed, supportive environment. Begin a...


  • Botanical Art: Guided Studio Time

    03/01/2018
    10:00AM — 01:00PM

    Enjoy drawing and painting in the company of others in a relaxed, supportive environment. Begin a...


  • Claymation Animation Ages: 9 to 15, Limit 8 Instructor: Cher Pizzi Length: 8 Weeks Saturday...


  • Cecil Leadership Institute 2018 The Cecil Leadership Institute is designed to promote the deve...


  • Clutterers Anonymous

    03/01/2018
    06:00PM — 07:00PM

    Clutterers Anonymous℠ (CLA℠) is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strengt...


  • Fiddler on the Roof

    03/01/2018
    07:00PM — 10:00PM

    Octorara High School is performing Fiddler on the Roof in the Octorara High School Auditorium.


Chester County High School Sports