Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council to plan Toy Drive, Kid’s Booth

Nina Metaxas, Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council (CMYC) vice president and senior, looks at her binder during SRT. Metaxas said CMYC is working hard to plan their holiday events, Toy Drive and Kid’s Booth, both of which will take place during the first week of December.

Angela Li

December 2, 2019

Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council (CMYC) will meet on Dec. 4 to continue planning its holiday events, according to Nina Metaxas, CMYC vice president and senior. Metaxas said this meeting will be very important for the group, as two of CMYC’s events, Toy Drive and Kid’s Booth, fall back-to-back later ...

Senior Class plans for next semester

Senior Class president Parker Gatlin browses the internet during SRT. After finishing her homework, Gatlin said she enjoys to use SRT to relax.

Leah Tan

December 1, 2019

The Senior Class officers are planning smaller events for next semester as we near the end of the semester. According to Senior Class president Parker Gatlin, they’ve been planning a fundraiser for their main charity the Carmel Youth Assistance program. “After finishing up our biggest activity, Home...

Junior Maya Kislyuk

Junior Maya Kislyuk

Kris Otten

December 13, 2018

“What I do to give back during the holidays is create a campaign raising money to buy toys and gift cards for the children and families battling cancer this holiday season. My goal is instead of bringing awareness, it is to bring joy to those who may be going through some dark times in such a joyful ti...

National Junior Honors Society toy drive to take place Dec. 14 at CHS

Shubhi Sinha, Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council (CMYC) member and senior, participates in a CMYC meeting. CMYC sponsor Kelli Prader said council members such as Sinha will each be donating three toys to the National Junior Honors Society toy drive.

Emily Dexter

December 12, 2018

According to Kelli Prader, Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council (CMYC) sponsor, this year’s National Junior Honors Society (NJHS) toy drive will take place on Dec. 14 from 5 to 7 p.m. in the Freshman Cafeteria. In a change from previous years, when the donated toys went to the Julian Center, the toy driv...

Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council to organize Clay Middle School toy drive, continue volunteering

Rik Bag, Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council (CMYC) president and senior, addresses the council members during a meeting. Bag said, “I think our progression as a council, not just from month to month but also year by year, like term by term—I think we’re doing really well.”

Emily Dexter

November 19, 2018

The annual National Junior Honors Society (NJHS) toy drive will take place at Clay Middle School this year, according to Kelli Prader, Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council (CMYC) sponsor. Prader said the council’s tentative date for the toy drive is Dec. 7, and unlike last year, CMYC hopes to involve all ...

Best Buddies holding toy drive and fundraiser


November 29, 2011

According to Jana Cosler, Best Buddies sponsor and English teacher, the club is currently holding a toy drive for the Damar program. “The program is for students and adults with severe disabilities who don’t fit into any other programs,” Cosler said. “We’re collecting toys until Nov. 30...

Best Buddies to host toy drive through Nov. 16


October 28, 2010

Best Buddies will host a toy drive during the next three weeks. The proceeds from the drive will benefit a residential facility located in Indianapolis called Damar Services. “At Damar people with intellectual and developmental disabilities are provided with a wide range of support in a residential...