BRIGHTfutures Mexico

Monthly Newsletter - March 2016

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BRIGHTfutures Mexico Advisory Board

BRIGHTfutures Mexico was started in 2014 as a community engagement initiative enabling the area to support our schools and our students. There is an over-arching advisory board and there are site councils at each school. The school specific information is listed below. Those serving on the Advisory Board are: Kevin Freeman, Jo Ann Diffenderfer, Dana Keller, Julie McKeown, Kyle Cone, Cheri Erdel, Kyle Cone, Russell Runge, Denise Harrington, Terry Kukuk, Beverly Borgeson, Amy Spoor, and Diane Thornburg.

Bowls for BRIGHTfutures

Wednesday, April 6th, 5-7pm

639 North Wade Street

Mexico, MO

Mexico Middle School Art Department, Mexico High School Art Department, and Mexico High School FCCLA (Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America) will be hosting a first time event called "Bowls for BRIGHTfutures". The event will take place on April 6th from 5:00-7:00 pm in the Mexico High School Cafeteria. Attendees will choose a bowl handmade by MMS & MHS art students, and then eat a meal from the bowl, which is theirs to keep. For a meal, there will be soups handmade by FCCLA students and chili donated by Jackson Street Diner. Everyone is welcome to attend.

There will also be other art items available for raffle. All proceeds benefit BRIGHTfutures Mexico. For more information, contact Alicia Pigg at apigg@mexico.k12.mo.us or Jo Ann Diffenderfer at jdiffenderfer@mexico.k12.mo.us
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BRIGHTfutures Mexico

Every Child needs a Champion. BRIGHTfutures Mexico is a community engagement initiative that pairs schools, businesses, volunteers, and churches together to enhance the lives of children.