Event organized by high school senior raises $4,000 for cancer research

    It was no ordinary high school senior project for a Henderson High School student of Chester County.

    The Daily Local News reports the first Heart + Soul 5K run or walk Saturday raised $4,000 for cancer research.

    The event was organized by high school senior Dominic Smith as part of a senior class project.  The Chester County Hospital, which will receive the proceeds, also assisted with planning the event.

    This isn’t the first major event in the area organized by a high school student.

    The Daily Local News says two Henderson High School students last year organized the Freedom 5K on July 4 in honor of a friend who died of stomach cancer.

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