The Theodore Judah Elementary Jog-a-Thon, in East Sacramento, raised $29,000 for the school’s prestigious music program, surpassing the event’s goal of $18,000.
“The Jog-a-Thon was an amazing success,” said Jill Gardiner, who has been producing the event on behalf of Judah for the last seven years. “Thank you to our staff, parents, volunteers and community members who came out by the dozen to help make it run smoothly. It was the best year ever.”
The event, which was held November 14, is Judah’s second largest fundraiser. Monies raised are used to employ a school music teacher and provides for weekly instruction to students, including music appreciation, history, singing and rhythm, as well as a strong progressive note reading system... Read More