News from Sudbury Catholic Schools
 
 
SCS Home > News


Rallying the Can Collecting Troops

photo
From center left to right, Melanie Dahl of Q92 along with Food Drive Founder Jim Szilva rallying the Cardinals this week.  Canned food drive totals will be revealed tomorrow morning at the Home of the Cards.

October 22, 2014 - Tomorrow, St. Charles College along with its feeder schools will know if they have crushed their can collecting goal.  The school set out to collect 60 thousand cans in support of the Sudbury Food Bank this season as part of its annual collection blitz.

The high school is working in partnership with St. Paul, St. John, St. Bernadette, Pius, St. David, St. Raphael, St. Andrew Catholic Elementary schools.   Student can collect a combination of canned foods and cash. Last year, they surpassed their goal by collecting more than 112 thousand cans.

The food drive began more than 25 years ago and its founder, former student Jim Szilva still takes part in the drive with his former high school.  The school also teams up with Q92 and KISS 105.3 to Stuff a Bus full of food. The radio stations also broadcasted live from the school parking lot on the bus all week.

Tomorrow morning, the collection totals will be revealed and the food will then be transported to the Sudbury Food Bank warehouse.

Share


 

More stories in the news...

•  Bishop Alexander Carter signs agreement with Anmar to establish new learning opportunities for students!
•  St. David School pays tribute to a former student with memorial garden!
•  Happy World Teacher Day!
•  Students attend Pathways to Bilingual Success Conference
•  Happy National Custodian Appreciation Day!
•  Every Child Matters: Sudbury Catholic Schools honours Orange Shirt Day!
•  St. Benedict STEM club gets busy with marshmallows and spaghetti
•  The Harmony Movement visited St. Charles College
•  SCC Staff and Students Welcome International Students with Open Arms!
•  St. Charles College Student Dana Lewis was crowned Miss Wiikwemkoong
•  Sudbury Catholic Schools Welcome 30 International students!
•  Welcome to the 2018-2019 School Year!
•  3, 2, 1. - these kids are ready for Kindergarten!
•  Welcome barbeque sees new Bears super excited for fresh starts and new beginnings
•  Sudbury Catholic Schools take top school categories in annual competition!
•  Learning Program at Sudbury Catholic Schools continue to benefit students during summer months!
•  Your story begins here! Registration for 2018-2019 will begin in August!
•  Sudbury Catholic Schools celebrate first two graduates from the International Education program!
•  How you can support Catholic Education

 
  © 2018 Sudbury Catholic Schools. All rights reserved