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Black Mountain Elementary
Leading with our heart, hands, and head!
Run For Water

Dear Parents Run for Water.pdf  

This letter was sent to all BME families on October 18th, 2017.

Our school's motto is "Leading with our heart, hands and head", and we are committed to providing our students, our leaders, the opportunity to make connections across areas of knowledge to the community and to the wider world.  Examining real-world issues, such as the need for clean drinking water in Ethiopia, makes learning more relevant and engaging.  It will be a journey of the heart for all us involved with supporting this cause.

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Story for children (click to open): "Clean Water for Elirose" - read aloud at our first school assembly
 

"Education is the most powerful weapon we can use to change the world."
Nelson Mandela

This year BME is going to 'lead with their hearts, head, and hands' in a journey to support building wells in Ethiopia.  It will be a journey of the heart for all us involved with supporting this cause that is so desperately in need of funds to support the basic necessity of life - clean drinking water.  We hope to help our global neighbors build wells! Visit this website for more information! 


You might think that your contribution is just a drop of water in a vast ocean, but each drop has a

RIPPLE EFFECT
that together combines to create a movement.


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Please make all cheques payable to: RUN FOR WATER FOUNDATION #101-2020 Abbotsford BC, V2S 6X8 .

Charity # 829946037RR0001 
e.g.   $35 brings clean water to one person for life.  A tax-deductable receipt will be issued for all donations valued at $20 or more. 
Donations can be made on the above website using the tab "donate".


​EVENTS​FUNDS RAISED
​PHOTOS
​CRAZY HAIR DAY, September 22
$234.70
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​PJ DAY/DEAR DAY, October 23
$282.15IMG_5386.jpg
HALLOWEEN DAY, October 31
$83.05
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