FVSU holds 'Saddle Up for St. Jude" fundraiser

April 12, 2013 –

Fort Valley State University students Tonya Barlow of Savannah, Katheryn Sandel of Warner Robins and Bobby Grimes of Atlanta put their steeds through paces during the “Saddle up for St. Jude” horse ride on April 6. The activity is hosted by the FVSU Equestrian and Animal Science clubs. The purpose of the event is to raise money for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis, Tenn. St. Jude treats children with cancer and other catastrophic diseases and is known for its cancer research.