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Sun Shade Structure
Posted on 04/19/2016
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Thank you to the American Academy of Dermatology for awarding Union County Elementary School a 2015 Shade Structure Program Grant.  We received an $8,000 grant to build a shade structure on the playground.  Along with the support of the following community partners we are able to provide our children much needed protection from the sun’s harmful rays.

High Mountain Healthcare  Dr. Thompson

William Woody Estate  Anne Rose Woody                    

C& S Bank  Misti Dockery

United Community Bank  Teresa Moore            

Nelson Tractor  Will Nelson 

Total Recovery Paint/Body   Jessica Jewell

Union Power Sports  George Dangler

Ware Chevrolet   Max Ware

Rick's Rental   Rick Davenport

Brasstown Pharmacy Amy Galloway

Union Realty Group  Paul Thomson

Life Wellness Center  Dr. Libert

Blairsville Realty Robert Rogers

Hemphill Vinyl Siding  Rita Hemphill

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We will be holding a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Tuesday, May 10th at 8:30 AM on the elementary school playground for our new shade structure.   Dr. Perry Scallan with Northeast Georgia Dermatology helped to sponsor this grant and will provide materials to educate all of us about the importance of sun protection.  For more information about the event call 706-781-1377.   Please join us!