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D211 Post: Palatine Students Donate to Township’s Angel Tree Program

For more than 11 years, students at Palatine High School have donated gifts as part of Palatine Township’s Angel Tree Program.  This year the students donated more than 350 gifts to 100 recipients, which were delivered to Palatine Township Nov. 30.             Jim Nowak, a math teacher and student council advisor at PHS called this a great success.              “Knowing this is going to those in need in our community is a great feeling,” Nowak said.             ...

Fremd High School NHS Students Grant Wishes for Chicago, Local Charities

For this holiday season, National Honor Society students at Fremd High School participated in the largest service event of the school year. Each year, roughly 240 NHS students grant wishes for Angel Tree and Grant a Wish. The students receive a certain amount of wishes from the organizations, and they volunteer their time and efforts to help make a child’s holiday season a bit brighter. This year’s collection took place on Dec. 12. “NHS is all about the service they can do no matter how small or how big,” said Jane Richards, business education teacher at Fremd High School and NHS sponsor. “This happens to be the largest service event ...