When filling out the estimated fundraising goal on the application for the Kids Heart Challenge, Lake Preschool and Kindergarten Movement teacher Heather Heinz put down $1,500.
“I didn’t even really put out that goal to the kids or students,” Heinz said. “Times are tough, so I didn’t want them to feel (obligated to donate).”
Her students, however, exceeded expectations, raising more than $5,000 throughout the month of February, all going toward the American Heart Association (AHA).
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