Indian Trail and Kingsley’s first grade Daisy Troop 55732 used profits from this year’s Girl Scout cookie sales to purchase 25 books from Anderson’s Bookshop. They donated the books to their school libraries on Wednesday, June 5. Thank you, girls!
58 Doing Good
Hillcrest students raised $9,048 for Watts of Love, a nonprofit that provides lighting for Ugandan families!
Indian Trail fourth graders went on a field trip to Feed My Starving Children in Aurora, where they filled 185 boxes to feed 109 children around the world for a year.
Fifth Grade Hillcrest Girl Scout Troop 50972 recently earned their Bronze Award, which is the third highest award that the Girl Scouts of the USA presents.
In conjunction with our One School, One Book, the Fairmount Student Council partnered with an organization in Chicago called Lydia Home.
Whittier has fully embraced the “choose kind” attitude by encouraging students to not only show compassion and kindness toward their school peers, but also to the greater community.
O’Neill raised $16,518 and completed 826 acts of kindness during their Raise Craze fundraiser.
Herrick Middle School raised $2,163.74 to benefit LustGarten Foundation, an organization that contributes 100 percent of their donations to pancreatic cancer research, during their staff versus eighth grade basketball game Dec. 20.
Pierce Downer fifth graders raised $189.58 to benefit Hope for Paws.
Thirty-two Pierce Downer families are bringing JOY this holiday season to 52 needy children on the other side of the globe!!