Students Donned Purple on Nov. 16 to Raise Awareness of Pancreatic Cancer

Students Donned Purple on Nov. 16 to Raise Awareness of Pancreatic Cancer

Written By: City School District of New Rochelle

NEW ROCHELLE, NY — At the Henry Barnard Early Childhood Center, the staff (pictured) and students donned purple on Nov. 16 to raise awareness of pancreatic cancer. The event was first organized at the school several years ago by kindergarten teacher Tara Hernandez in memory of her mother, Gigi Shanes-Hernandez.