Medowie Public School run successful Colour Run Fundraiser Medowie & Tilligerry News Of The Area Medowie, Ferodale, Campvale by News Of The Area - Modern Media - December 20, 2017 Medowie Public School students had a wonderful day at the colour run, raising important funds. MEDOWIE Public School was full of colour, fun and laughter recently, with their wonderfully successful inaugural Colour Fun Run Fundraiser. Modern Media: Advertise with News Of The Area and you get your ad in 1) in Print, 2) on the News Website (like this ad), and 3) on our Social Media news site. A much more efficient way to advertise. Reach a HUGE audience for a LOW price TODAY! Call us on 02 4983 2134. Or [email protected] Or CLICK FOR ADVERT QUOTE From all reports from students, families and staff, it was a day full of laughter, smiles and good clean, well rainbow, fun. The whole school came together to assist the Medowie Public School P&C to organise the event, with lots of hard work all round to pull it all together. Melissa Skaines from Medowie Public School P&C told News Of The Area, “The idea was just to give the kids some fun, and we thought what better way then letting them get covered in water and rainbow chalk!” “We organised it with the Australian Fundraising Company who helped immensely and were very open in guiding us in our first colour run.” “The day was a hit, every kid had fun and they have already starting asking for the next one!” she said. The students all created individual profiles for the colour run, and set fundraising goals to reach in order to win specific prizes. Terrie Brennan from Medowie Public School told News Of The Area, “We have many people to thank for helping us out including our local supermarkets Coles and Woolworths for donating the bottles of water for all the children.” “We couldn’t have run such a successful event without the many helpers on the day, who set up the obstacle course, and sprayed the children with water and chalk.” “I am pretty sure there were a number of teachers and volunteers who also got accidentally chalked!” she said. With all the families who got involved in setting up online profiles and cash donations, the school was able to raise a substantial amount of money which will go back into the school to purchase much needed educational equipment. By Rachael VAUGHAN Colourful fun was had by all at the Medowie Colour run. (left)Kiah Skaines had a wonderful time at the colour run. (right) The course was manned by parents and staff helpers. There were no white shirts left to be seen at the end of a fun and memorable day!