Vincent Massey Secondary School in Windsor (pictured, left) and LaSalle's Sandwich Secondary School (right) are both among the top 20 fundraising high schools in Ontario during the 2017 Terry Fox Marathon of Hope.
Massey placed 14th in the province with $14,859.50 raised during the campaign last fall. Over the past 20 years the Mustangs and their school community have contributed $121,159.13 to the Terry Fox Foundation for cancer research.
Sandwich Secondary School placed 20th among all participating high schools in Ontario in 2017, after a campaign which raised $13,133.00. In just the last 12 years, the Sabres have an impressive fundraising total of $138,108.56.
In all, GECDSB schools raised more than $75,500 in 2017 that goes directly to funding innovative cancer research in the name of Terry Fox.