"When our teacher told us rainforests are being destroyed, we thought we should help save them," said Seanna. "We decided to hold a Rainforest Read-a-thon where our parents, friends and family would sponsor us."
Over a three-week period that coincided with the students' study of rainforests, the read-a-thon raised a whopping $2,751.93. These funds will be donated to the Rainforest Action Network, a San Francisco-based non-profit organization that has been working to protect rainforests since 1985.
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