Animal Rights Club fundraiser exceeds collection goals

The Animal Rights Club, ARC, exceeded their collection goal of $300 from the second annual fundraiser they held for the Los Angeles Animal Service shelters, Club President Amelia Koblentz ’20 said. Over winter break, club members delivered the donations collected from the drive. “Ever since adopting my dog, I have discovered a great love for […]

Student’s clothing company raises money for hurricane victims

Student’s clothing company raises money for hurricane victims

Nick Settelmayer ’18, who founded clothing company Natural Division, held a fundraiser on the quad today to benefit victims of Hurricanes Harvey, Maria and Irma. T-shirts sold for $25, and all of the proceeds went to benefit to the Global Giving Organization for natural disaster relief. The organization has already collected more than $15 million […]

Club holds Jamba Juice fundraiser

HW Pencils of Promise hosted a fundraiser at Jamba Juice in Studio City every Friday throughout the month of September to support Pencils of Promise, a non-profit organization. As it strives to increase literacy rates, the organization builds schools and increases educational opportunities all over the world. Students were able to donate by showing a […]

T-shirts sold to honor coach’s sister

The boys’ basketball teams donated the proceeds from Friday’s senior night t-shirts to breast cancer research. The scoreboard graphic on the front of the shirts, which reads 50-11, is in honor of Junior Varsity Head Coach Steve Moore’s sister Veronica, who passed away from breast cancer last summer. “It’s just like a saying she used […]

School to raise money for Gap Year Fellowship

By Carrie Davidson The school will host third annual fundraiser for the Michael Brownstein Gap Year Fellowship will be held on Oct. 16. The fellowship provides money for a graduating senior to take a gap year between their senior year of high school and freshman year of college. The fundraiser, at Bergamot Station in Santa […]

Athletic Director tours local radio station

By Cody Schott Athletic Director Terrence Barnum spent the morning of Oct. 15 with local radio personality Big Boy. Barnum won the opportunity to tour “Big Boy’s Neighborhood” on 105.9 FM at an auction held by Executive Assistant to the Head of School Melissa Cherella. The auction was part of a fundraiser for Sudden Infant […]

Freshman organizes shoe fundraiser for Toms Shoes

By Shayna Freisleben A shoe fundraiser in collaboration with philanthropic shoe company Toms Shoes will be held at the Middle School Oct. 19. The fundraiser, organized by Emily Wallach ’11 will allow students to purchase shoes at a discounted price prior to the event.  They can  then decorate shoes during the day or assist in […]