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Saturday May 23rd, 2015 8:00AM

Centennial students raise $1,900 for cancer fight

By Staff
GAINESVILLE - Centennial Arts Academy came together during Childhood Cancer Awareness Month to "help make a difference."

The school encouraged its students to get involved by wearing caps, pajamas, silly socks, and bringing their favorite stuffed animal to school.

Inspired by their own students and leukemia survivors, Luke Harris and Audrey Arrowood, the school raised $1,900 for CURE.
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