SMS SGC Varsity 2St. Monica Catholic School collected more than 4,300 jars of peanut butter for Catholic Charities of Dallas as part of its annual “Spreading Good Cheer” event.

Each November, hundreds of cheerleaders from local Catholic schools come together to kick off the Catholic Bowl games, raise awareness and gather pantry donations for Catholic Charities.

This year’s exhibition was Nov. 22 at Bishop Dunne, and St. Monica’s cheerleaders took home the large school trophy, having donated enough jars of peanut butter for more than 100,000 sandwiches for families served by Catholic Charities. Together, all the participating schools collected more than 7,000 jars.

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