LP fundraiser sheds hair, raises funds for cancer awareness

Maria Cieslarczyk, Staff Reporter

March 6, 2018

On Saturday, Feb. 24, Lake Park students and staff participated in the Cha Cha for Children fundraiser, hosting a dance and various activities to spread awareness about cancer while also raising donations for Lurie Children’s...

Lancers raise money through Powder Puff game for cancer research

Seth Caines, Staff Writer

September 22, 2017

“I didn’t only come out to see my friends play. I also came because my great grandmother had breast cancer and her life was greatly affected by that. I like to support foundations that can help people like my great grandmother because I know how much it would’ve meant to my great grandmother to have the money to help with a search for a cure for her cancer.” --junior Ashley Borgman.

Lemonade stand raises money for cancer research

September 20, 2016

A Lake Park class read an article about a child who raised about $1 million to fight cancer before dying of the disease herself. Then they got an idea.

Fundraising for cancer research