nutswamp gold cancer groupMIDDLETOWN, NJ - During the last week of September, the generous families, teachers, and staff of Nut Swamp Elementary School PTA in Middletown collectively donated $4,635 to TheTruth365 (via Infinite Love for Kids Fighting Cancer) as part of their annual Go Gold week to raise awareness and funding for pediatric cancer. (September was Childhood Cancer Awareness Month.)

nutswamp gold cancer tableThe money they collected will be put to use by a network of researchers and oncologists in their ongoing quest to develop new treatments for kids fighting cancer. The students now have a deeper understanding of what it means for a child to have cancer and feel empowered knowing that they can make a difference.

wristbandsThe kids purchased themed bracelets, emojis, and pencils and wore gold or yellow on Friday, September 30th to support the cause.