REDDING, Calif. (KRCR/CNN) - Preschoolers in California raised more than $10,000 to help a classmate battling brain cancer.
Jasper Mazzocco is undergoing chemotherapy after doctors found a tennis ball-sized tumor in his brain.
Children and their families from his preschool volunteered their time and supplies to hold a hot chocolate fundraiser for him.
Starbucks employees even stopped by to help run the hot cocoa stand. Hundreds of people showed up to donate.
“It’s amazing," Jennifer Stephens, a preschool teacher, said. "There were stories throughout the day of people that came who were cancer survivors or who had lost children.”
Jasper also has a fundraiser on GoFundMe.