Sunnyside Key Club assist Rachel Cooper walk-a-thon

posted Oct 15, 2009, 7:59 AM by Kiwanis Sunnyside   [ updated Feb 11, 2012, 11:09 AM ]

    Sunnyside Community Key Club, sponsored by Sunnyside Kiwanis, gave up their Saturday morning cartoons, came out to donate their time to help the Rachel Cooper Foundation Walk-a-thon. 

    Members of the Key Club helped to set up and man registration tables,

Key Club volunteer for Rachel Cooper Foundation

handed out water and snack bars to keep the walkers going, help keep track of the number of laps everyone completed, and gave out ribbons and medallions in recognition the participants great efforts.


    Students from Intermediate School 125 Queens, laced up their sneakers and went out with to Woodside's Windmuller Park to walk for the Rachel Cooper Foundation. Within the hour allotted for the event, IS 125 students walk around the 1/4 mile track between 12 to 37 times.  Through their efforts and sponsorship, the school raised nearly $1200 for the foundation.