Oak View Elementary in High Point is trying to raise $1,500 for the victims the earthquake and tsunami that struck Japan in March, according to the Greensboro News & Record.
The school will host a Zumbathon fundraiser from 6 to 7:15 p.m. Tuesday in its gymnasium at 614 Oakview Drive.
Zumbathon is a Latin-inspired aerobics class. It will be taught by Vanessa Esquivel, a teacher and certified Zumba instructor.
Tickets cost $5 and can be bought at the door or from the school in advance.
All proceeds will be sent to the High Point Red Cross Relief Fund for Japan, the paper reported.
A 9.0-magnitude earthquake hit Japan on March 11 that caused tsunami waves and nuclear turmoil.
The destruction caused more than 14,000 confirmed deaths, about 5,000 injuries and has left about 12,000 people missing.
Call Esquivel at 819-2935 for more information or visit Zumba.com.