H. W. Mountz Elementary School

A National Blue Ribbon Award School 2015

GO TEAM MOUNTZ! ! ! Save Lives and be a Heart Hero!
(Sponsored by the H.W. Mountz National Junior Honor Society)
WHAT: A life-saving and educational community service program
WHY: Your child will help kids with special hearts, learn about how to be heart healthy and feel good!

 When your child participates in Hoops For Heart he/she:

                · Learns about the importance of the heart – how it works, and how to take care of it: Through classroom exercises and educational information provided by the American Heart Association.

· Helps kids with special hearts:Oursafeonline tool makes iteasyfor your child to set-up a web page and send emails to invite friends and family to support their fundraising efforts and to share life-saving information. Please see the instructions for online fundraising.

·        Feels good for making a difference in people’s lives! Funds raised support American Heart Association research and education initiatives that save lives in our community. Congenital heart defects are the most common cause of infant death from birth defects. Many children are alive today because of treatments not available even 10 years ago.Funded research and advancements have changed and saved their lives!

 We hope you are as excited as we are to support our students in this important experience! We jump. We shoot. We save! 

 Visitwww.heart.org/hoopsto get started today! THANKS FOR YOUR SUPPORT!!!