Blessed Sacrament jumps rope for heart

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - Students at Blessed Sacrament are learning healthy habbits while raising money for the American Heart Association.

It's a cause one student holds very near and dear to their heart.

"I've had heart surgery. I had two holes in my heart when I was born so it's really special to me and I get to be with my friends," said fourth grader Emily Trammell.

Last year the students at Blessed Sacrament raised $12,000 dollars during Jump Rope for Heart and they hope to raise even more this year.

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