Students from Pennridge High School raised $7,761 by hosting a variety of festivities during its annual Pink Out event.
Held annually each October during Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Pink Out supports breast cancer services at Grand View Health.
Since its inception, Pink Out has raised a total of $57,742.
This year’s Pink Out events included:
– Pink Out football game: Pennridge Student Council raised $5,500 during the Oct. 4 game through T-shirt sales and donations.
– Pink Out water polo game: The Pennridge High School and Souderton High School water polo teams raised $1,630 through T-shirt and swim cap sales, gift basket raffles and cash donations at their Oct. 3 match. Referee Bill Hence donated $100 of his pay, which was matched by Pennridge water polo coach Dave Apple.
– Pennridge boys soccer team: Raised $631 during the Sept. 28 game through T-shirt sales, donations and one-half of all snack stand proceeds.