Check donation: From left, Principal Matt Ragone, Crew Captain Liam Fitzmorris, Crew Captain Thomas Marzol, Stop Hunger Now coordinator Dominic Alexander, Crew Captains Ashley Doll and Tyler Seckar.
The Langley crew team raised $2,500 toward the Langley pyramid effort to support the Stop Hunger Now charity, which culminated in a meal packaging event that was held at Colvin Run Elementary School on Saturday, Feb. 9. The Langley pyramid effort raised $19,000 total, which paid for 76,000 high protein meals that were put together or "packed" by volunteers. Langley crew held a fundraiser event at the Great Falls Safeway on Feb. 2 and also donated a portion of the proceeds from its annual indoor rowing competition—an "Erg-a-thon" against West Springfield High School that Langley won.
Established in 1998, Stop Hunger Now is a 501(c)(3) non-governmental, international relief organization with a worldwide mission to provide high protein meals to schools and orphanages in developing countries around the globe.