34 x February 2 - 15, 2017 x www.SouthwestOrlandoBulletin.com CONTINUED FROM PAGE 33 will include group and breakout sessions, as well as information designs using blank Vans shoes as a canvas. In addition, four runner-up schools will be awarded $4,000 for their participation. Classes will be provided with four pairs of blank Vans shoes. For more information, visit customculture.vans.com on the web. Students receive top instruction at the 2016 HapCo Jazz Fest. about educational and financial resources and guidance on pursuing professional musical careers. Tickets at the door are $10 for students and $15 for adults. n Et Al Registration for the Vans Custom Culture art competition ends Feb. 10, 2017. Vans officials invited high school art students throughout the country to join in the eighth annual art contest to embrace youth creativity and support arts education. School art teachers can register their classes to compete for a grand prize of $50,000 toward its art program by creating the most artistic and inventive Allie Gurgen of Holy Family Catholic School organized a lemonade stand to raise money for the homeless. She came up with the idea after seeing a homeless person on the side of the road and wanted to help. “She had her first customers before we were even set up,” Barbara Lozano, Allie’s mother, said. “For 90 minutes, she held signs, called to everyone in sight, and learned what an Arnold Palmer was. She noticed some people were genuinely touched. Others simply ignored her. But she was undeterred ... Never have I been prouder of this Holy Family Catholic School student Allie Gurgen (center) donates the money she raised from her lemonade stand to the Coalition for the Homeless of Central Florida.
spunky, compassionate, determined 6-year-old!” Allie was able to raise $103, which she donated to the Coalition for the Homeless of Central Florida. www.SouthwestOrlandoBulletin.com x February 2 - 15, 2017 x 35 Children’s Dimetapp. The deadline to enter is Feb. 23, 2017. One nurse from each of the 50 states and Washington, D.C., will be chosen as a finalist, and each will receive $500. Also, from March 27-April 16, 2017, consumers across the country High-schoolers at The Crenshaw School happily use their phones during a class about internet safety and cyberbullying. Southwest-area students, teachers and parents can nominate their favorite school nurses for the 2017 America’s Greatest School Nurse contest, launched by Children’s Advil, Children’s Robitussin and can vote for their favorite of the 51 nurses who they deem the most deserving of the title. The winner wins a trip for himself/herself and up to three guests to the continental U.S. destination of his/her choice for CONTINUED ON PAGE 36