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Zumbathon raises funds for Hope Cancer Resource Room

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Community news

Zumba classLocal certified Zumba instructor, Andrea Valdez and Janessa Deltoro and Yanira Hernandez recently joined forces with some other instructors from Ciudad de Acuna and Uvalde to conduct a Zumbathon. The event was attended by 58 participants and raised $470 for Val Verde Regional Medical Center's Hope Cancer Resource Room.

The event was in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month. The instructors wanted to raise some money to help local community members facing cancer. They decided to donate the funds to the Hope Cancer Resource Room and keep the money right here in the community helping their friends and neighbors.