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Rising Junior Claire Qu sells handmade necklaces to contribute to World Health Organization Covid-19 Response Fund

Rising junior Claire Qu assembles necklaces by hand. She started selling them about a month ago and has raised more than $120 so far.

Thea Bertolini

May 27, 2020

What are you making? I’m making seed bead necklaces! They are clasp necklaces with different glass seed beads strung onto them. The necklaces are simple but cute and they are great to wear during the summer. Why are you making them? I’m able to make the necklaces because I now have the free t...

WHJE to host fundraiser, freshmen start broadcasting

In the computer lab, freshmen Tanner Rindfuss and Aidan West prepare their scripts for their first broadcasting session.

Amy Tian

March 26, 2019

WHJE staff members have been pre-recording before spring break and finishing their current projects. On either April 13 and 14, WHJE will have a fundraiser at City Barbecue, where they will receive a share of the profits. “We are doing another radiothon in May. It’s not specifically for fundra...

Best Buddies to host Friendship Ball, fundraise for Friendship Walk, attend Pacers Game

Sophia Pecoraro, club officer and junior, works on homework during SRT. She said that she is excited about the upcoming events for Best Buddies this semester, especially the Indiana Pacers game that the club plans to attend

Riya Chinni

January 21, 2019

The annual Best Buddies Friendship Ball will take place on Jan. 26 from 6:30 to 9 p.m. in the Freshman Cafeteria, since the CHS chapter is hosting the event this year for middle school, high school and college chapters. However, according to club sponsor Christine Ellis, Best Buddies Indiana plans...

Best Buddies to carol during SRT

Melissa Settle, Best Buddies Club officer and senior, chats with her friend during lunch. This year is Settle’s fourth year in the club, and she said the SRT Christmas caroling has been a well-liked event in previous years.

Riya Chinni

December 3, 2018

To celebrate the holiday season, the Best Buddies Club will be caroling during SRT on Dec. 7 as well as doing a “gift-back” with the Kendra Scott store at The Fashion Mall at Keystone. For the fundraiser, some of the proceeds from Kendra Scott purchases will go towards the Best Buddies Friendshi...

DECA hopes to conduct fundraiser in March or April, students continue to prepare for DECA State Career Development Conference

Beats

March 1, 2014

Although DECA currently has no plans for a fundraiser, DECA sponsor Laura Cardamon said she hopes to have the next one in March or April. According to DECA president Mitchell Morfas, fundraisers are important for helping DECA with various expenses such as fees for entering competitions. “We’re...

Freshman Class fundraiser raises more than last year’s

Beats

November 26, 2012

According to Mark Wien, Freshman Class fundraising sponsor, the Freshman Class raised a combined total between $18,000 to $19,000 from Greyhound Kickoff and the donation fundraiser proceeds. Wien said the proceeds were an improvement from last year's Freshman Class, which raised $5,000 to $6,000. “The...

Dance Marathon 2012

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February 28, 2012

PHOTOS: The seventh annual Dance Marathon event took place on Feb. 25. This year, participants raised ‎$261,229.48 for Riley Hospital For Children. CONNER GORDON / PHOTOS INTRODUCTION Dance Marathon is a six-hour event, organized by student government, that includes music, dancing, food and games. It started three years ago in honor of Ashley Crouse ’02, who di...

House to sponsor spaghetti dinner Feb. 22, Dance Marathon Feb. 25

Cabinet members speak to their group about upcoming Dance Marathon fundraising events, including the Panda Express food fundraiser and spaghetti night. Shelby Shadrick, Cabinet member and senior, encourages students to attend the Panda Express food fundraiser, which will take place all day on Feb. 15 with 15 percent of proceeds going to the Riley Hospital for Children. MONICA CHENG/ PHOTO

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February 18, 2012

Dance Marathon will take place on Feb. 25 from 4 to 10 p.m., and fundraising money will be due at the beginning of the event. Meanwhile, House will continue sponsoring food fundraisers and other fundraising events on behalf of the Riley Hospital for Children. According to House sponsor Sarah Wolff, spaghetti...

Dance Marathon applications due Jan. 27

DANCE PHILANTHROPY: Allie McCan, Cabinet member and senior, leads fellow Cabinet members as they practice last year's Dance Marathon line dance for the community focus group on Jan. 5. The group came to CHS to spread philanthropic ideas about volunteering and getting involved in the community, and Dance Marathon is one school group that exemplifies these ideals. MONICA CHENG/PHOTO

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January 24, 2012

Dance Marathon applications are still available in the Activities Office and will be due on Jan. 27. Money will not be due until the day of the event, which is from 4 to 10 p.m. on Feb. 25. According to House sponsor Sarah Wolff, House will continue sponsoring food fundraisers in preparation for Dance...

Muslim Student Association to finalize plans for fundraiser Jan. 26

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January 23, 2012

At their next meeting on Jan. 26, members of the Muslim Student Association at this school will discuss and finalize plans for their upcoming fundraiser for Syria. Club meetings are held after school on Blue Thursdays in Room A232. The Zakat Foundation, which helps Muslims in need, will likely receive the...

Best Buddies planning fundraiser, annual walk

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January 13, 2012

According to Craig Maude, club activities officer and junior, Best Buddies will begin its fundraising drive next week. “We’re going to set up tables at the lunches in order to raise money,” he said. “We’re hoping to reach our goal of $1000 to $1500.” He also said they will be taking donations...

Best Buddies continues to plan for future, to meet Oct. 31

Senior Emily Marris waits to be assigned her Buddy in September. Marris is a member of Best Buddies, a program that pairs peers with buddies to promote friendship and understanding. SHAYAN AHMAD/ PHOTO

Beats

October 28, 2011

Best Buddies is currently in the process of developing plans for the upcoming months. According to Jana Cosler, Best Buddies sponsor and English teacher, the next chapter meeting for the group will be on Oct. 31. “We are also planning a bowling event that will occur sometime in early November,” Cosler said. Craig Maude, club activities officer an...