L to R: Nathan, Andy, Danny, Ryan, Jana Reed, ARTech advisor and science specialist, Brianna, Sean, Lauren.
They’re hosting a bike-a-thon on May 24 to raise money for the solar panels, assisted by ARTech Advisor and Social Studies Specialist Joe Pahr and his colleagues at the Northfield Bicycle Club. They’ll be live music and a BBQ after the event, with food donated by Todd Lein and the Thousand Hills Cattle Company.
Students are raising the bulk of the money by selling $1,000 sponsorships for each of the ten solar panels. Among the first organizations to commit to sponsorships are the Northfield United Methodist Church, EdVisions Coop, Community Resource Bank, …
Here’s the audio of my interview with the students.
Click play to listen. 16 minutes, 30 seconds.
Update 9:20 PM: I’ve added Community Resource Bank to the list of organizational sponsors above.