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Crafting for a Cause Club turns hobbies into service for the community

Cutting out strips of fabric for a Day of Service project, junior Brooke Gangel makes dog toys to donate to the Humane Society. Crafting for a Cause Club meets every month to choose a project that will benefit their community. “I 100%  support Crafting for a Cause,” Gangel said. “It's a fun way to get together with friends at West High but also give back to the community at the same time.”

Ridwan Oyebamiji, Features Editor

April 21, 2020

While developing skills and enhancing their interest in arts and crafts, Crafting for a Cause Club aspires to craft various projects in hopes of benefitting their community. “Crafting for a Cause is basically where we meet almost every month, and we focus on a specific project,” junior Fatima Shah...

Parkway students participate in Ferguson Youth Training

Parkway students tutor local children at the Ferguson Public Library.

Allison Wills, Staff Writer

April 16, 2015

Central junior Josh Yang leads a movement to reach out to struggling primary school students.

Jan Gagstetter nominated for U.S Presidential Scholars Program

Completing an assignment, senior Jan Gagstetter studies in her AP Statistics class.

Claire Martin, Staff Writer

March 31, 2015

Senior Jan Gagstetter was nominated for the U.S. Presidential Scholars Program and will find out if she gets into the program in May.

Competition of the Cans

Students aid Mrs. Annie Wayland as they put boxes of donations from the canned food drive in the back of a truck to be taken to Circle of Concern.

Allie Collins, Photo Editor

December 12, 2014

After three years of the annual Wayland vs. Chazen canned food drive, the event reached record highs in donations to Circle of Concern.

WOW members get head-start in community service planning

Lydia's House, a place that provides transitional housing for women and children that have been domestically abused, will be the site of the first community service for Women of West (WOW).

Tori Downar, Staff Writer

September 11, 2013

Women of West (WOW) held their second meeting Wednesday, Sept. 11 in sponsor Erica Roger’s classroom. They discussed plans for upcoming community service projects and meetings. The Executive Board officers began the meeting by discussing “Defense Week”. “Defense Week will combine a morning...

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