Students raise funds for relief effort


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Northmont 7th grade students with artist Bol Aweng who fled Sudan in 1987.


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CLAYTON — Northmont Middle School students completed a ‘Change for Change’ challenge to raise money to support organizations providing relief in Southern Sudan.

Students raised more than $1,600 for the organizations. In addition to their fundraising, 7th grade students had the opportunity to meet Bol Aweng, an artist who fled Sudan in 1987 along with 35,000 other Lost Boys.

Northmont 7th grade students with artist Bol Aweng who fled Sudan in 1987.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/26/2016/02/web1_7thgraders.jpgNorthmont 7th grade students with artist Bol Aweng who fled Sudan in 1987. Photo submitted

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