Boo Gram sales raise money for Best Buddies

Posted: November 19, 2013 in Fundraisers

By Ashley Mothershed
Cougar News Blog

Cactus Canyon was selling Boo Grams to raise money for the transportation to the Buddy Prom scheduled for Dec. 14. Boo Grams were given to staff and students to help them get into the Halloween spirit.
This year 30 Boo Grams were sold to the students and teachers of Cactus Canyon. The 30 that were sold have been delivered to students and teachers ZAP classes.
“The money from the Boo Grams are going to our Best Buddies transportation to Buddy Prom in December,” said Best Buddies advisor Desirea Davis “Best Buddies is a club to help members build life-long friendships.”
Best Buddies adviser Desirae Davis wanted to sell Boo Grams not only to raise money for the prom but also to provide a good experience for to send their friend(s) a little note for Halloween.
Ms. Davis was the Best Buddies advisor for two years at Apache Junction High School and is now bringing the program to CCJH. The Buddy Prom is a formal dance in December.
“I have been the Best Buddies advisor at AJHS for the past two years and started it this year at the middle school,” said Ms. Davis.
  1. Maranda says:

    This is great! I cant wait for the trip!!!!! It will be so cool!
    Great vocabulary!

  2. Ryder says:

    Really cool! That sounds like a ton of fun and a great way to raise money for Best Buddies. My Dad did a bike race in Cape Cod for best buddies. To also raise money and Tom Brady the Patriots quarter back the was there signing footballs and selling them for lots of money.

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