Children get fired up for AHA Jump Rope For Heart

Laci Childery of the American Heart Association talked with students at Bowie Elementary on Jan. 27 discussing the annual Jump Rope For Heart event and how it supports the AHA. In Bowie the event runs Jan. 27 to Feb. 10. (News photo by Dani Blackburn)

Students at Bowie Elementary are jumping at the chance to fight heart disease and stroke, our nation’s number one and number five killers.
From Jan. 27-Feb. 10 Bowie Elementary will be participating in the annual Jump Rope For Heart event to raise money for the American Heart Association, which funds lifesaving heart and stroke research and community and educational program for youth.

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