Union Middle School will kick-off its Jump Rope and Hoops for Heart event with an assembly in the school auditorium on Friday, March 7. Following the assembly, students will receive their Jump Rope for Heart and Hoops for Heart information, along with collection envelopes. When making a donation, please make checks should made payable to the American Heart Association (AHA). For your convenience, ask a middle school student how a donation can be made online.

Middle School students will be seeking donations in support of their event, which will take place in physical education classes during the week of March 10-14. The deadline for students to turn their donation envelopes is Monday, March 17.

Jump Rope for Heart is an event hosted in alternate years by the elementary schools in the Union Community School District, located in Dysart and La Porte City. Please help support healthy hearts, the American Heart Association and Union Middle School.