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Chicopee car show raises funds for Dupont Memorial Middle School cheerleaders

Chicopee car show raises funds for Dupont Memorial Middle School cheerleaders


MOLINA 22NEWS NICK: A FUNDRAISER WAS HELD TO HELP CHEERLEADERS FROM CHICOPEE’S DUPONT MIDDLE SCHOOL, BUY UNIFORMS. AS 22NEWS REPORTER TASHANEA WHITLOW FOUND OUT, IT WASN’T JUST UNIFORMS THE GIRLS NEED. CHEERING – GOOOO EAGLES ….FAMILY. DUPONT MEMORIAL MIDDLE SCHOOL CHEERLEADERS NEED NEW UNIFORMS…. WILMETTE CUMBA, IT’S JUST WE DON’T LOOK LIKE A TEAM AND WE WANT TO LOOK LIKE A TEAM. AND MATS….SO THEY CAN SAFELY PRATICE THEIR STUNTS. ELINA COLON, 14YRS OLD THEIR HARD AND OLD. TO HELP RAISE MONEY….THEY HELD A CARSHOW…WITH THE HELP OF THIS DAD. RAUL CUMBA, CHICOPEE WHEN I GO TO THEIR COMPETITIONS THEY’RE THE ONLY ONES WHO DON’T HAVE UNIFORMS AND IT REALLY BOTHERED ME. TASHANEA WHITLOW, WORKING FOR YOU CURRRENTLY WHEN THE GIRLS COMPETE THEY DON’T HAVE MATCHING UNIFORMS. THAT’S WHY TODAY IS SO IMPORTANT. THE MONEY RAISED WILL HELP THESE YOUNG GIRLS GET UNIFORMS, SO THEY LOOK LIKE A TEAM WHEN THEY’RE COMPETING. THE KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS ON GRANBY ROAD IN CHICOPEE DONATED THEIR PARKING LOT. THE DUPONT CHEERLEADING SQUAD WAS CREATED LAST YEAR, WITH HELP OF THE SCHOOL’S SECRETARY AMANDA BARNES…WHO ALSO SERVES AS THEIR COACH. WITH MORE THAN 20 YEARS OF EXPERIENCE, BARNES IS A FORMER CHEERLEADER AND COACH. SHE LED THIS COMPETITIVE VARSITY TEAM TO WIN SECOND PLACE IN THE MIDDLE SCHOOL DIVISIONS AT SOUTH HADLEY HIGH SCHOOL. BARNES TOLD 22NEWS, THEY HOPE TO RAISE $3000 TO BUY TUMBLING MATS AND BRAND NEWS UNIFORMS, SO THE GIRLS LOOK LIKE A TEAM WHEN THEY COMPETE. IN CHICOPEE TW 22NEWS.

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