The Sedalia Community Educators Association was honored during the 2017 Pettis County Relay for Life, as the event's Top Sponsor.

The group donated more than $2,300. SCEA, which is comprised of Sedalia School District 200 employees, raised the funds through a district-wide Jeans Day.

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"Cancer, unfortunately, effects us all and we need to find a cure for it," said SCEA President Andrea Young. "The American Cancer Society does so much for our local cancer patients and for cancer research. I feel our contribution is going to an amazing cause and going towards seeing more birthdays."

PIC 1: Shown, from left, are Andrea Young, SCEA president/Relay For Life lead; Marina Scheiner, Smith-Cotton High School representative; Mickaela Howell, Pettis County Early Childhood Cooperative representative; Jennie Guerrini, Whittier High representative; Melissa Johnson, Parkview Elementary representative; and Pam Moon, Central Office representative.