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Double the Amount of Students Complete Service Path Recognition

Double the Amount of Students Complete Service Path Recognition

Virtual volunteering results in additional service opportunities
Mackenzie Higgins, Staff Writer February 24, 2021

The Service Path Recognition Program requires students to complete 100 hours of service as well as a reflection on their experience. Students pursuing the award this year have been facing many challenges...

The Blake Crisis Nursery Youth Advisory Board's Holiday Helper fundraiser was planned by the YAB's leaders: Jing Jing Munson '21, Maggie Seidel '22, and Ellison Ratner '23.

Crisis Nursery Youth Advisory Board’s Holiday Helper Virtual Fundraiser

How has YAB been able to volunteer with COVID-19?
Shagun Sinha, Staff Writer February 24, 2021

Throughout hybrid learning, clubs have found creative new ways to volunteer and pursue their normal activities. One of these clubs is the Crisis Nursery Youth Advisory Board (YAB). YAB is a club that works...

Changing the community one blanket at a time

Changing the community one blanket at a time

Cozy club snuggles up to idea of benevolence
Elizabeth Opp, Opinions Editor March 24, 2017

Last month, Sam Monahan '18 stood in front of Forum to present her idea: a club focused on helping others feel just a little more at ease in unfortunate circumstances. With all of the clubs at school focused...

Lisa Sackreiter returns to Blake

Lisa Sackreiter returns to Blake

Community Service Board and Service Learning at Blake
Brianna Pomonis, Contributing Writer October 3, 2013

Q: For those who were new to the Upper School last year or this year, could you tell us a little about what you do here? A: I started teaching English at Blake in 1996 pretty fresh out of school. I...

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