Secretary's NotesOctober 10, 2012This was a big meeting with guest speakers from two organizations:Operation Christmas Child:Speakers: Chuck and Ann Palmer from North Olmsted Friends ChurchHow to help: Pack a shoe-box with gifts for children in less fortunate countries and return to SHS week of November 12thInclude school supplies, toys, shoes, hygiene products, etc. (Do not include anything breakable or any money)Angel House:Speaker: CarolHow to help: Donate clothing for girls ages 12 to 18 or clothing for adults. Friday Oct. 19th is the last day for clothing for adults.
Donate blankets for "Under the Bridge" program
Saturday 20th- 9am to 12:30pm sort clothes at Adam's Automatic in Olmsted FallsOctober 24, 2012At this meeting we had a guest speaker talk to us about "Be the Match" which is a bone marrow drive. Previous years Interact Club has helped with the drive at the mall but this year we will be running it in the spring at SHS during lunch periods. We will need 4-5 of us each period.We scheduled the dodgeball tournament for March 10th and will use the money we make from the tournament as a donation to the fundraising for Be the Match. The bone marrow drive will take place April 10th.Additional info:-Must be between ages 18 and 44 to join registry-It takes less than 10 minutes to sign up (fill out papers and swab inside of mouth)-Less than 10% in the database actually receive calls-Less than 1% actually donates bone marrow-