Humble ISD High School Students raise $3,800 for amputees in need
Atascocita High, Humble High and Summer Creek High raised
$3,800 for LIMBS International, providing 13 prosthetic legs to amputees in
The money was raised during the second annual Dance Your
Legs ON dance-a-thon held on March 20-21 at the AHS Cafeteria. LIMBS
International, is a nonprofit organization providing low-cost, high-quality
prosthetic legs to amputees in developing countries.
Student service organizations from across the district
contributed donations of baked goods for the dancers as well as solicited
donations and pledges to support the dance-a-thon’s fundraiser. Organizations
contributing to LIMBS International include AHS Student Council, SCHS Student
Council, Best Buddies, AHS Spanish National Honor Society, SCHS Spanish
National Honor Society, AHS Beta Club, AHS Key Club, AHS National Honor Society
and AHS Social Action. In addition, Nothing Bundt Cakes donated 10 dozen
bundtinis to help student dancers stay energized through the night.
This year’s Dance Your Legs ON theme was “Dance of the
Ages.” Awards were given to those with the best costume and dance moves from
each decade or era.
Donations are still being collected. For information contact
Monique Zibi, the AHS National Honor Society sponsor, at Monique.Zibi@humble.k12.tx.us.