Fall Creek School District wears pink for kindergartner who will have open heart surgery

FALL CREEK, Wis. (WEAU)— The Fall Creek School District is wearing red and pink clothing Tuesday to fund-raise for kindergartner Olivia Schmidt.

Schmidt will be having open heart surgery on Feb. 17.

Staff and students were suggested to bring $1 as a fundraiser and the money will be collected and turned in to the 4k classrooms.

Fall Creek has also challenged the Augusta School District to wear red if they are able to raise more money than Fall Creek.