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Carmel UNICEF officer applications due Feb. 18, interviews start on Feb. 25

Viha Bynagari (left) and Riya Chinni (right), UNICEF co-presidents and seniors, pose for a picture right before the Charity Ball on Feb. 14. Bynagari said the club was able to raise over $1000 to donate to UNICEF USA as a result of the Charity Ball. [submitted photo from Carmel UNICEF]

Grace Xu

February 20, 2020

Carmel UNICEF’s officer applications are due Feb. 18, and the current leadership will be conducting interviews with the candidates throughout upcoming weeks starting on Feb. 25. Elections for next year’s officer positions start in early March. “Our officer applications are due on the 18th, and then...

As today is National Philanthropy Day, local philanthropy leaders explain challenges, impact of volunteer work

THE CLUB THAT SMILES BACK:
Emily Deldar, founder and president of World Smiles Mission and senior, organizes toothbrushes for World Smiles Club during SRT. Key Club collected unused dental supplies to give to Deldar for World Smiles Mission.

Grace Xu

November 15, 2019

To many, senior Emily Deldar may seem like any other student at this school. However, as the founder and president of World Smiles Mission, Deldar’s sphere of impact isn’t limited to just CHS. With a focus on bringing dental necessities, such as toothbrushes, to developing areas, Deldar’s organization...

UNICEF to have call-out meeting Sept. 10

Carmel UNICEF’s 2018-2019 officers and sponsor pose for a picture from the 2019 UNICEF Charity Ball. Club co-president Viha Bynagari said she hopes Carmel UNICEF will be able to raise at least $1000 by the end of the 2019-2020 school year, whether from another charity ball or other events such as booths at Homecoming, where club members will be selling boba. From left to right: Ayman Bolad, Riya Chinni, Muskaan Ramchandani, Jill Noel, Shubhi Sinha, Viha Bynagari [submitted photo from Carmel UNICEF]

Grace Xu

September 8, 2019

Carmel UNICEF (United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund) will have its call-out meeting of the 2019-2020 school year on Sept. 10 in room F100 right after school. The club will also be holding its “trick-or-treat” initiative throughout September and October, according to club sponso...

TWEET IT OUT: CHS students discuss the importance of public figures using social media platforms to bring awareness to social issues

TWEET IT OUT: CHS students discuss the importance of public figures using social media platforms to bring awareness to social issues

Da-Hyun Hong

December 14, 2017

BTS, one of the most representative korean pop (K-pop) boy bands, launched their “LOVE MYSELF” campaign to support UNICEF’s prevention of violence against children and teens this year. According to the K-pop group, the meaning behind the trending hashtag is to “Find love in myself, embrace people...

Kenya Club plans meeting Oct. 19, PumpkinFest booth Oct. 28

Mandeep Dhillon, Kenya Club president and junior, applies henna ink to another CHS student at the Kenya Club Homecoming booth. Dhillon said Kenya Club members will be selling beaded bracelets around CHS in the next few weeks to raise money for both Kenya Club and UNICEF Club.

Carson TerBush

October 19, 2017

According to Mandeep Dhillon, Kenya Club president and junior, Kenya Club members will sell beaded bracelets for $3 around CHS after fall break as well as at their booth at PumpkinFest on Oct. 28.  Kenya Club also plans to prepare for the PumpkinFest booth at its next meeting on Oct. 19. Dhillon said the profit from the bracele...

A Cafe Companionship

PUMPKIN PICK-UP:
Brendan Shemer, DECA member and senior, hands a pumpkin spice latte to junior Omid Hessaraki. A portion of the proceeds from pumpkin spice latte purchases will go to CHS UNICEF.

Sabrina Mi, Story

October 13, 2016

Starting last month and continuing through the end of this month, DECA will be partnering with CHS UNICEF through the Carmel Cafe. According to Jackson Holforty, District 5 Indiana DECA president and senior, DECA will help raise funds in various ways. United Nations International Children’s Emergency...

UNICEF to plan bake sale during second semester

Club sponsor Jill Noel works at her desk during the day. She said the donations the club collects go to the international organization through the school. PHOTO / LAXMI PALDE

Beats

February 12, 2014

UNICEF club members will plan a bake sale during the next club meeting, according to Janine Tang, club vice president and junior. The dates of the first meeting of the semester and the bake sale have not been decided yet. Club co-president and junior Cynthia Wu said the club has partaken in bake sales...

UNICEF to plan fund-raising event for second semester

Sponsor Jill Noel works in her classroom during the day. She said,

Beats

January 27, 2014

UNICEF will start planning a bake sale in upcoming club meetings, according to Janine Tang, club vice president and junior. The dates of the next meeting and the bake sale have not been decided yet. Sponsor Jill Noel said running the bake sales is more laid-back and less time-consuming than the...

UNICEF to discontinue meetings for the rest of the semester, hold bake sales during second semester

UNICEF sponsor Jill Noel works at her desk during the day. She said she has been a sponsor for four years and said she thinks UNICEF is a worthwhile and important charity to which to contribute. PALDE / PHOTO

Beats

December 20, 2013

According to club co-president and junior Cynthia Wu, UNICEF will not have meetings until after winter break. Wu said that although the club does not have any other major events planned out for the rest of the school year, members plan to hold bake sales during the second semester. Accordi...

UNICEF to host booth at International Festival

Beats

November 18, 2013

UNICEF plans to host a booth at the annual International Festival, according to club co-president and junior Cynthia Wu. The festival, which will take place from Nov. 22 to 24 at the West Pavilion of the Indiana State Fairgrounds, will feature exhibits from a variety of cultural groups represented...

UNICEF to participate in Halloween event, have meeting next week

Beats

October 25, 2013

UNICEF plans to participate in the Halloween trick-or-treat event on Oct. 31, according to co-president and junior Cynthia Wu. During this event, club members collect donations instead of candy. According to club sponsor Jill Noel, donation boxes are sent to the club from the UNICEF parent organizati...

Halloween events coming up at CHS

Halloween events coming up at CHS

News

October 11, 2013

CEF to host Ghosts and Goblins walk/run On Oct. 26, the Carmel Education Foundation (CEF) will host the annual Ghost and Goblins 5K/2K walk/run. It will start at CHS near the main cafeteria and go through the Arts and Design district. This year, the CEF wants to have different teams, intramura...