Lakota East and Lakota West high school students will both participate in fundraisers this Saturday.
In the morning, Lakota East will host the Cool Jazz n’ Hotcakes breakfast. The event, which will feature performances from Lakota East High School jazz bands, will take place from 8 a.m. to noon.
There will be raffle prizes during the breakfast that include an autographed guitar from Bootsy Collins, an autographed CD and picture from Wynton Marsalis and a Smoky Mountain Getaway.
Rosie Red (Cincinnati Reds mascot) will be there for pictures and Married with Microphones’ Chris and Janeen from 103.5 WGRR will be the masters of ceremonies.
All proceeds from the event benefit the Lakota East band programs.
Meanwhile, in the Lakota East parking lot, there will be a community garage sale from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
In West Chester, Lakota West students are sponsoring a car wash in support of the American Cancer Society Relay for Life from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Walgreen’s on Union Centre Boulevard and 747. Refreshments will also be on sale during the event.
All proceeds will go towards the American Cancer Society.
Next weekend, Lakota West will host its second annual Relay for Life event from 4 p.m. Friday, May 18, until 10 a.m. Saturday, May 19. The event will be held for 18 hours on the track in the Lakota West football stadium.
For more information, visit www.relayforlife.org/lakotawest.