Students, parents volunteer at Operation Gratitude

Students, parents volunteer at Operation Gratitude

Nearly 150 members of the school community volunteered at Operation Gratitude by writing letters to troop and making care packages and paracord bracelets Nov. 17. The HW Parents Community Service program organized the event in an effort to bring students from both campuses and their families together to help out at this month’s Assembly Day […]

Students volunteer at Operation Gratitude to support soldiers

In a warehouse packed with more than 300 volunteers, Alex Deronde ’17 grabbed a handful of 5-hour ENERGY bottles and stuffed them into a partially filled care package to which volunteers added sanitizing wipes and Halloween candy before shipping the boxes to a deployed soldier halfway across the world. “It felt really good to volunteer […]

Football team prepares care packages to be sent to soldiers

By Michael Aronson and Michael Sugerman Members of the football team assembled packages last Thursday for American soldiers deployed overseas. The team collaborated with the non-profit Operation Gratitude to send CDs and DVDs, stuffed animals and hand-written letters to troops. The event was the football team’s first group service event. Varsity quarterback Chad Kanoff ‘13 […]