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Belmont gift card drive benefits fire victims

Belmont gift card drive benefits fire victims

Justin Som, Staff Writer

November 1, 2017


Filed under News

To help those who lost their homes and property in the North Bay fires, Belmont is hosting its own gift card drive. People who would like to donate to the fire victims can give gift cards to the Public Works Department in suite 385 of Belmont City Hall. Managed by the city, the Belmont Police Office...

Feminine product drive helps community

Feminine product drive helps community

Alyn Seymour, Staff Writer

March 9, 2017


Filed under Campus

The annual feminine product drive is taking place March 6 through March 17. The feminist club is holding this drive to collect unopened boxes of pads, tampons, and panty liners. “We put on this drive because although menstruating is a normal, healthy bodily function, unfortunately, a lot of...

Sign up to save a life

Sign up to save a life

Adriana Kurtovich, Staff Writer

February 13, 2017


Filed under Campus

For many, saving a life is only one pint away. The Carlmont blood drive will be held on March 9 in the student union. Students can sign up in the quad from Feb. 13 to Feb. 24. The ASB Do Something commission is in the charge of the blood drive and commission members will check donors in and make...

Testing book drive provides financial aid

Testing book drive provides financial aid

Kathryn Stratz, Staff Writer

February 6, 2017


Filed under Campus

High school students are often encouraged to take great measures in preparing for standardized tests, such as the SAT, ACT, and AP exams. Unfortunately, the costs add up. Say a senior is taking two AP exams, as well as one SAT and one ACT. He or she will spend about $650 to $900. Let’s brea...

Food drive instills spirit of giving back

Food drive instills spirit of giving back

Alyn Seymour, Staff Writer

November 1, 2016


Filed under Campus

Donating food can mean the world to someone in need. From Nov. 1 to Nov. 18, students can donate to Second Harvest Food Bank by bringing canned food or non-perishables to their second-period classroom. The class with the most donations will not only help their community but will also be rewarded...

Carlmont blood drive draws in many brave volunteers

Carlmont blood drive draws in many brave volunteers

Estella Lippi, ScotCenter Editor-in-Chief

October 29, 2016


Filed under ScotCenter

Estella Lippi reports on the fall blood drive.

Feminist Club reaches out with feminine product drive

Feminist Club reaches out with feminine product drive

Jordan Hanlon, Staff Writer

March 22, 2016


Filed under Campus, Top News

Carlmont's Feminist Club is running a feminine hygiene product drive from March 14 to March 28 for donation to needful communities of women as well as to fight the social stigma of discussing menstruation. The idea behind the drive was created by junior Sydney Pon, the co-president of the feminist...

Food drive kicks off

Food drive kicks off

Anya Meredith, Staff Writer

November 12, 2014


Filed under Campus

The classroom is silent. Everyone is taking a test. And then, a roar erupts from your stomach. These momentary hunger pains are a nuisance for many Carlmont students, but for some, it is a constant struggle. Many people cannot feed themselves on a daily basis. To help deal with this problem,...

Carlmont cares: leadership’s clothes drive

Carlmont cares: leadership’s clothes drive

Mateen Nozzari, Staff Writer

January 29, 2014


Filed under Campus

Carlmont's leadership class has organized a clothes drive in an attempt to aid anti-human trafficking organizations. As a part of their campaign, leadership has placed decorative and flashy bins all around the campus in hopes of enticing students to particpate in the clothes drive and donate their...

Blood drive provides a good way to give

Blood drive provides a good way to give

Melanie Hamaguchi, Staff Writer

January 22, 2014


Filed under Campus

Carlmont High School’s annual blood drive is around the corner, giving students the opportunity to donate their blood to help save lives. Carlmont has partnered with the American Red Cross in order to hold a blood drive located on the school campus on Feb. 7. The Associated Student Body is holding ...

Carlmont leadership hopes for a successful clothes drive

Carlmont leadership hopes for a successful clothes drive

Sarah Boro, Editor

January 22, 2014


Filed under Volunteering

Although many are unfamiliar with Carlmont’s new leadership class, the student body should however be familiar with an event that the class is working so hard to put on.  This new and hopefully successful volunteering opportunity is the clothes drive. Anytime during the week of Jan. 27 to Jan. 3...

Leadership class takes on the clothes drive

Leadership class takes on the clothes drive

January 19, 2014


Filed under Campus

Third period leadership has taken the initiative to run a clothing drive to help victims of human trafficking. "I had expressed to my class that I wanted them to do a class project that would benefit the school, or get the school involved,"said leadership teacher Jim Kelly. This project, being held ...

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