PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – A fundraiser held at Kennywood has raised over $40,000 for the nonprofit Give Kids The World Village.
Kennywood shared a photo on Twitter of the Coasting For Kids event, which features fundraisers collecting money for the Floria-based non-profit.READ MORE: Organizations Partner To Help Armstrong County Veteran's Family Overwhelmed With 60 Cats
Welcoming all our great #CoastingForKids participants! These great @GKTWVillage fundraisers made us the top park of all the CFK events this year. More than $43,000 raised for Give Kids The World!! pic.twitter.com/hdEq4M68a8READ MORE: Ambridge Mother Accused Of Killing 2 Children Pleads Not Guilty
— Kennywood Park (@Kenny_Kangaroo) September 1, 2019
Over $43,000 was raised this year by Coasting With Kids, which is an organization that allows kids to visit theme parks and give back, according to their website.MORE NEWS: Columbus Day Parade Returns To Pittsburgh
On Give Kids The World Village’s website, they say they are a resort that provides vacations to children with critical illnesses and their families.