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Three Lakes 8th graders wrap up D.C. trip fundraising this week Submitted: 12/05/2017
Natalie Cardona
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Three Lakes 8th graders wrap up D.C. trip fundraising this week
THREE LAKES - The Three Lakes 8th grade class will go to Washington D.C. in May, but they could use your help first.

39 kids started raising money for the trip at the end of their 7th grade year.

Their efforts wrap up this Thursday night with a cake auction.

It costs about $1,000 for each student to go on the trip.

So, the students needed to work hard throughout the year to meet their $40,000 goal.

"Whether it be car washes or selling raffle tickets, when it gets closer they get excited about it," says Merilene Anys.

The Three Lakes Cake Auction starts at 5:30 p.m.  Thursday night.

There will be a lot more than cakes though, like gift baskets, and hand-crafted art.




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