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Hope Brigade Club advertises the toy drive by creating flyers and posting them around Carlmont.

Hope Brigade Club brings cheer to UCSF with holiday toy drive

December 1, 2018

December, a cold winter season full of joy, giving, and many religious and cultural holidays including Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, and Christmas. While many children and teenagers a...

A collection of events that ASB has accomplished this year. Soni Kanaya, a junior and member of ASB, organizes and prepares the canned food donations for collection.

Students donate food for families in need

November 26, 2018

With the spirit of the holiday season, ASB held their annual food drive in order to give back to the community by collecting canned food donations for those in need. The food ...

Madison Palarca-Wong, a senior, calmly watches a blood technician draw her blood.

Blood drive draws student interest

October 21, 2018

Instead of going to their classes on Thursday, 89 students signed up to give blood. ASB’s Do Something commission sets up two blood drives each school year, collecting aroun...

What is the Blood Drive like?

October 19, 2018

This video is about the blood drive.

The Blood Drive applications can be turned in next to the ASB room.

ASB prepares for annual blood drive

October 5, 2018

With the annual blood drive approaching, ASB is recruiting students to donate blood. Every year, students older than 16 can register to donate blood in Carlmont's blood drive. ...

Jane Doe*, one of the few donors at the Redwood City blood drive, hold out her arm as a nurse collects her blood.

Local blood bank seeks more donors

May 1, 2018

Blood donor turnout is too low. In partnership with the Blood Centers of the Pacific, the Redwood City Public Library hosted a blood drive open to any community member over ag...

The intersection of Tahoe Drive and Ralston Avenue is a place that experiences congestion at multiple times a day. Its troublesome traffic has led to the introducing of the Tahoe Drive and Ralston Avenue Intersection Improvements project.

Belmont aims to fix Tahoe Drive and Ralston traffic

April 29, 2018

In hopes of creating a solution to the ongoing traffic congestion tied to Ralston Middle School, the Belmont City Council has devised the Tahoe Drive and Ralston Avenue Inters...

Sophomore Tia Papapietro fills out the parental consent form necessary for  all donors 18 years old or younger.

Students can save three lives in upcoming blood drive

February 27, 2018

Carlmont students await the upcoming blood drive, where they are given the opportunity to save three lives by donating a pint of blood. The semi-annual blood drive hosted by Carlmo...

The gift card drive will give gift cards to United Way Bay Area and United Way of the Wine Country. Both are branches of United Way that will provide aid to fire victims.

Belmont gift card drive benefits fire victims

November 1, 2017

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 giv...

From March 6 to March 17, contributions to the feminine product drive can be brought to donation boxes in history classrooms.

Feminine product drive helps community

March 9, 2017

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 liner...

Quarter sheet flyers hang on lockers to remind students that sign ups for the blood drive are from Feb. 13 to Feb.24.

Sign up to save a life

February 14, 2017

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 promotes the testing book drive around campus.

Testing book drive provides financial aid

February 6, 2017

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 se...

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