Update: Jaiden’s Pennies For Lupus Drive Gets Big Boost

Not long ago, we told you about 8-year-old Jaiden Rosales and her Pennies for Lupus drive. We are very excited to share fabulous news about her mission.

We invited Jaiden and her grandparents to come back to our studio this morning as we had some friends that wanted to meet Jaiden and help her out. Jaiden reported that so far she had raised $710!

We had a great surprise for her this morning!

Thanks to Comerica and the Lupus Foundation for their help!

Don’t forget tomorrow is the Walk to End Lupus Dallas at Lonestar Park in Grand Prairie. Jaiden’s team is the Krushing Lupus Krewe and they have a Mardi Gras theme. Register and find more information on the Walk To End Lupus Now at lupus.org.

Jaiden and her grandmother chat about her penny drive's progress

Jaiden and her grandmother chat about her penny drive’s progress

Comerica also donated these fun piggy banks to collect penny donations.

Comerica also donated these fun piggy banks to collect penny donations.

Julie reveals the check donated by Comerica!

Julie reveals the check donated by Comerica!

Jaiden and her grandparents react to the surprise check

Jaiden and her grandparents react to the surprise check

The Lupus Foundation accepts the donation made in Jaiden's name.

The Lupus Foundation accepts the donation made in Jaiden’s name.

Jaiden poses with representatives from the Lupus Foundation and Comerica.

Jaiden poses with representatives from the Lupus Foundation and Comerica.

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