Middle school students in the Superb Student Program (SSP) at OCC have been organizing service opportunities including volunteering at a Pads homeless site and DuPage County Animal Shelter.
Seven-year-old Gray Taylor is spreading Christmas cheer to vulnerable kids this holiday season, as she donates 59 books to the Books for Birthdays ministry.
The WYFS Quest Program applied service learning by giving back to a local food pantry this Christmas season; students were reminded of the true meaning of Christmas at the annual Quest Christmas Party at Grace Church of DuPage.
The annual Christmas Store, which allows qualifying families to select gifts and purchase them at an affordable price, was a great success thanks to volunteers and those who donated!
Thank you to Heidi's Salon in Warrenville for donating a spa day to WYFS girls, which treated the group to a day of pampering and included lessons on cosmetology and business ownership.
OCC-Villagebrook Teen Council took the initiative to serve elementary students in October, including planning and preparing a Halloween party with games and nutritious snacks.