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Camille Smith 22 is involved in a number of community service initiatives through the Mid-Hudson Valley Chapter at Jack and Jill, an African-American organization that strives to bond children and families through leadership development and volunteer work.

Smith lends a hand to Jack and Jill

Hanna Schiciano, Columnist June 20, 2021

Junior Camille Smith has known the importance of philanthropy from a young age. Whether it’s packing food, assisting at a soup kitchen, or providing clothing to those on the streets of New York, Smith...

As one of the four freshmen MISH representatives, Alexa Murphy dedicates a lot of time to community service both in and out of school.

Murphy engages in community service beyond MISH role

Hanna Schiciano, Columnist May 8, 2021

Freshman MISH representative Alexa Murphy takes her passion for community service farther than the school setting. Every week, she spends time helping fourth graders with homework and raises awareness...

Lily Schwarcz 22 sorts through clothes at Sharing Shelf, a clothing bank located in Port Chester.

Schwarcz helps Sharing Shelf fight clothing insecurity

Hanna Schiciano, Columnist March 8, 2021

Junior Lily Schwarcz has donated and sorted through hundreds of pounds of clothing for over three years at Sharing Shelf, a clothing bank in Port Chester which aims to combat clothing insecurity in the...

Emma Listokin 21 crochets a blanket, which will be donated to a child in a hospital or foster care.

Senior crochets for kids across New York

Hanna Schiciano, Columnist February 5, 2021

Masters senior Emma Listokin has crocheted over 200 blankets since March. While Listokin has been learning remotely for the majority of the coronavirus pandemic, she has spent her days making gifts for...

Ayuda está en ‘la casa’; Help is in ‘the house’

Hanna Schiciano, Columnist December 31, 2020

Masters Junior Olivia Stern has volunteered almost every Tuesday since her freshman year at Casa de Lenguas (“House of Languages”) in Mount Kisco, NY. After two years of volunteer experience at Casa,...

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