BOGOTA, N.J. — The Bogota Bucs Varsity Cheerleaders will be rooting for the treatment and research of cardiovascular disease in a Zumba fundraiser on Saturday, Feb. 6 at the Speary Gym.
The 7 p.m. event is in memory of Coach Gabrielle Carpenter's late uncle Julio Alvarez, who died of heart disease, and her mother, Connie Carpenter, who is recovering from a heart problem.
The 3-hour fundraiser is being held in coordination with the Wear Red Day on Friday, Feb. 5, which aims to bring awareness toward the disease.
Admission is $35 and includes a T-shirt, goody bag, 10 raffle tickets and a prize ticket.
All proceeds will benefit the Go Red for Women foundation, an organization that aims to improve the lives of all Americans through educational programs.
Email Gabrielle Carpenter for more information.