Please join us on Saturday, August 4, for the annual Odessa FBLA 5K (during Puddle Jumper Days). The FBLA 5K is a great event that is perfect for the whole family! This is a professionally run race by Bodies Race Company with proceeds benefiting the Odessa High School Future Business Leaders of America. The fun includes a kid's race and great post-race food. All 5K race participants will receive:
Register online NOW at: http://bodiesracecompany.com/k
or at: Bodies Health & Fitness Studio in Lee's Summit
If you would like to support the Odessa FBLA, but cannot make it to the race, sign up for the virtual race option.
The Major Saver check presentation to the Odessa R-VII Foundation was made to Mr. Robert Brinkley, Superintendent, on Tuesday, June 5, 2018, at the Odessa R-VII Central Office. The Major Saver campaign was held from April 23rd through May 4th, at McQuerry Elementary, Odessa Upper Elementary and Odessa Middle School. A total of $7,552.50 was raised for the Odessa R-VII Public Foundation. In addition, Major Saver contributed a $1000.00 check to the Odessa R-VII Public Foundation.
The Odessa R-VII School District has been with the Major Saver campaign since the 2001-2002 school year and including this year's fundraiser the Major Saver campaign has generated a total of $132,475.00 for the district.
The Odessa R-VII Public Foundation recently made a $50,000 donation to the Childcare Center construction project. Pictured left to right are: Dr. Roger Feagan (Asst. Superintendent), Ray Sullivan (Foundation Board Member) and granddaughter Aubry, Henry Grubb (Foundation Board Member), Robert Brinkley (Superintendent), Ruth Beamer (Foundation Board Member), Pete Rorvig (BOE President & Foundation Board Member) and Dan Cobb (Foundation Board Member).