Courier-Post Staff , CHERRY HILL
Cherry Hill High School East's East Singers and Thespian Club
raised $5,000 for Just 2 Moms, a local organization that promotes
autism awareness, at their Jan. 12 coffeehouse fundraiser.
About 700 people attended "Everybody Fits," the groups'
third annual fundraiser to benefit a charity with ties to the
community. This year's event featured 27 acts, including singers,
dancers and comedy -- that embraced the theme of acceptance.
Former Miss New Jersey Erica Scanlon of Pitman, whose younger
sister has autism, sang and spoke about her Miss America platform,
autism advocacy and awareness. Jordan Schmidt, a sixth-grader at
Rosa International Middle School and son of one of