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Chandler Middle School Students Enjoy the Gift of Giving at Head Start Preschools

Chandler Middle School students finished first-semester final exams on Wednesday, and marked that milestone with a day dedicated to the needs of others: Head Start preschool children. For over ten years, Chandler students have been volunteering with Pasadena Head Start preschools. Each student in grades six, seven and eight brought several wrapped gifts for their preschool pals. Parents provided transportation to neighborhood Head Start centers,…

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Alverno Heights Academy Adopts Families Through Children’s Law Center of California for Christmas

Allison Joseph, Cassidy Castillo, Rain Villanueva, Zeinab Hemdan, Safa Halari For three families in foster care through the Children’s Law Center of California, Christmas just…

Pasadena Waldorf School Helping Friends in Deed

PWS 12-15-2016 pics01 PNG Pasadena Waldorf School’s 7th grade class has been collecting food donations from families to support Friends In Deed, a local non-profit providing food for people of modest means in the community. After packing up the truck, they delivered all the goods. They received an orientation…

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Holy Family Teen Mission Trips for Summer 2017

Holy Family School has Middle schoolers, high schoolers, and college students going on one of its four mission trips. The youngest are going to Sacramento…

How Maranatha High School is Giving Back During the Holiday Season

MHS 12-13-2016 pics01 Some people associate the holidays with the words “generosity” or “selflessness”. As the holiday season quickly approaches and as everyone reflects on the meaning of Christmas, these words surface and quickly become meaningful and relevant when helping the local community. One might even say the…

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St. Philip the Apostle School’s 7th Grade Christian Service Project

This past monday during the break a few St. Philip the Apostle School’s seventh grade students spent a few hours passing and giving Thanksgiving meals…

What is Christian Service?

BoscoTech 12-6-2016 pics01 Maturing as a Catholic radically changes the list of priorities–“serving others” is no longer one bullet point among many; it’s the overarching aim of everything else on the list. One of the most worldview-shattering truths in Christianity is the notion that living only for yourself…

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Frostig School Boy Scouts Lend a Helping Hand, Hang Christmas Lights for Neighbor

Boys Scouts from Frostig School delivered a helping of holiday cheer by decorating a neighbor’s house with Christmas lights. Dean Conklin and scouts Audrey Thompson…

South Pasadena Middle School Delivers 1000 Cans and Non-perishables to St. James Food Bank

SPMS 11-30-2016 PICS01 South Pasadena Middle School (SPMS) brought in about 1,000 cans and non perishables for the St. James Food Bank, in South Pasadena! This food went to help local families in need over the Thanksgiving Holiday. South Pasadena Middle School, 1500 Fair Oaks Ave., South Pasadena,…

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St. Francis High School Sophomores’ Knight of Service

St. Francis High School expresses its sincerest thanks to those sophomores who helped make this month’s Knight of Service a memorable one. Before serving the dinner meal to over 450 men and women, the group received a guided tour of the Midnight Mission, which included one of the program’s residents sharing his inspirational story of recovery. His openness about his struggles with substance abuse was a tremendous gift for the group. It was a great reminder for everyone to remember how blessed one really is… St. Francis High School, 200 Foothill Blvd., La Cañada, (818) 790-0325 or visit www.sfhs.net.    

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