58 Doing Good

Pierce Downer families pack 300 meals to help local kids in need

A group of Pierce Downer students and parents recently gathered for an after-school meal packing event, benefiting the non-profit, Blessings in a Backpack. This organization helps District 58 students in need by providing them with meals for the weekend. Thanks to their time and effort, these families packed 300 meals!

Thank you, holiday helpers!

Local groups donate toys, winter clothes to DG58 Downers Grove is an incredibly generous community! This holiday season, District 58 received many winter clothing and toy donations from a variety of organizations, including the Downers Grove Roadrunners Soccer Club, the Downers Grove Junior Woman’s Club, Family Service Shelter, the Knights of […]

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Hillcrest says, “Donut Forget our Troops”

The Hillcrest Service Club raised more than $1,600 during their recent Donut Forget our Troops fundraiser! This fundraiser invited Hillcrest classrooms to compete to see which could raise the most money for our troops. The winners – Ms. Flannery’s first graders and Ms. Cerny’s fifth graders – won full sized […]

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