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Purple Palooza for Preemies!

Tuesday afternoon, November 19th, the Future Business Leaders of America at the Academy of International Studies at Rosemont hosted the "Purple Palooza for Preemies" to promote World Prematurity Day. Ms. Caroline Myatt, Senior Development Manager for the Virginia Market of March of Dimes shared information about the March of Dimes and commended the students, along with their advisor Mrs. Cassandra Smith, on their activities and efforts to bring about awareness. The Mitchell Family of Virginia Beach (Bill, Victoria and Sage) shared their story of Sage, now 16, being born prematurely. It was a fantastic afternoon of learning and growing!