The school district in Toms River is mounting a huge protest to raise awareness about massive state funding cuts it's facing, and actress Piper Perabo is showing her support.

Enter your number to get our free mobile app

Perabo, who's acting credits include the movie Coyote Ugly and TV's Covert Affairs, graduated from Toms River North High School.

She'll join nearly 1,500 students, teachers, parents and community members in Trenton today to bring awareness to funding cuts looming over Toms River School District because of a change in state aid, according to NJ.com.

many times on social media.

SOURCES: NJ.com; PiperPerabo/Twitter