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Nazareth Elementary Playground

$7,790 of $90,000 goal

Raised by 91 people in 11 months
Over ten years ago, Sacred Heart Cathedral School closed.  I was blessed to have taught there for twenty years. I am thrilled to have Nazareth Elementary, now, carrying on the tradition of Catholic education at 311 Flower City Park. Many wonderful people and volunteers worked, endlessly, this summer to restore and beautify the interior of the school. Walking the halls and visiting classrooms, after Friday's ribbon cutting, was uplifting and truly wonderful!  Sadly, all monetary funds have been used to renovate the inside of the building. However, the VERY OLD playground did NOT pass state inspection. It needs to be totally taken down before a new playground can be built. This is  very costly. The children have no place to get fresh air and play, at this time. The school is located on a city corner with no yard or grass.  A playground is so desperately needed. 

I am reaching out to everyone for your kind generosity but especially urging all former students and Alumni, including former faculty, to donate. Please HELP Sister Margaret and her students to have the old playground safely torn down, and a new playground built in its place.
Thank you so very much. May God bless you all. ❤️✝️
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"We continue to receive playground donations. At this time, we are over $48,000 due to the generosity of so many people. Our goal is $90,000 so that we have a playground the preschoolers to sixth graders can use. Through the kindness, generosity and expertise of AJ Heiligman and Gavin Stoutenburg from Finger Lakes Recreation, we now have a sample design that we can present to major donors."
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Sister Margaret Mancuso asked me to post some “great news” and current update on our Nazareth Elementary Playground fundraiser.
I am so thrilled to announce our new total is...$33,655. Extremely
THANKFUL FOR ALL OUR GENEROUS DONATIONS AND
DONORS. May God bless you all.
Playground fundraiser doing well!
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Hello...Happy Fall, everyone!
Just wanted to give you an update on the Nazareth Elementary Playground fundraiser, as of today.
We have raised $4,020 of our $50k goal.
Thank you to all who have thoughtfully donated showing support and concern for the children. ❤️
May God bless you for your goodness. ✝️
Please SHARE this post and letter from Sister Margaret Mancuso which was in last week's bulletin at Sacred Heart Cathedral Church. We still have a long way to go but I know with a "little help from my friends" and yours we will succeed
THANK YOU ... you mean so much ❣️
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Good morning, dear friends! We have reached $1,095 toward our goal. To those who donated a very heartfelt and sincere THANK YOU. We have only just begun...
Please consider helping put smiles on the children this playground will service. This school is run by the Sister of St. Joseph and is independent of the diocese. Sister Margaret and her staff make such a difference in so many inner city children's lives. Won't you kindly make a donation to help? Continue to SHARE this very worthy cause. Please spread the word to all who are not on Facebook. Donations can also be sent to:
Sister Margaret Mancuso, SSJ
Nazareth Elementary School
311 Flower City Park
Rochester, New York 14615
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$7,790 of $90,000 goal

Raised by 91 people in 11 months
Funds raised will benefit:
Nazareth Elementary School
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Rochester, NY
EIN: 160743087
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MM
$50
Mary Ellen Murray
1 month ago
JT
$50
Joyce M Testa
5 months ago
JP
$5
Justin Parks
5 months ago
BM
$10
Brittney Monroe
5 months ago
$500
Anonymous
7 months ago
TZ
$50
Terese Ziemba
7 months ago
SR
$25
Sharon Rich
8 months ago
ML
$500
Mary Ellen Lansing
8 months ago
DG
$200
Dick Galvin
8 months ago
JM
$100
Jim & Tina Mancuso
8 months ago
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