Day of Service Sponsor Spotlight – Fredrick Law Olmsted Society

Not only do they provide financial support, but they also sponsor several work sites, teaching the students about the history of the area, and helping to conserve the beauty of our community.

As a Thank You for their support, we encourage you to visit their website to learn more about all the wonderful things they do – www.olmstedsociety.org

Day of Service Spotlight – Palos Driving School

A supporter of Day of Service for the past three years, they continue to be a great partner with the PTO. 

In addition, their driving school is convenient, flexible, and great for local families. 
https://www.palosdrivingschool.com/

As a Thank You for their support, we would like to encourage you to use Palos Driving School of Riverside for all your driving school needs.

Day of Service Sponsor Spotlight – Brookfield Chamber of Commerce

Not only has the Brookfield Chamber of Commerce sponsored us for Day of Service this year and previous years, they also sponsored the MLK Day of Service.

As a Thank You for all they do for the RB Community, we would like to encourage everyone to shop locally and support the Brookfield businesses who have so generously supported our students and community.

Last call to help with RBHS PTO Day of Service. Sign-up deadline Thursday!

We are still in need of parent volunteers to be team leaders. 

Please check your calendars and see if you can give a morning to giving back to the community.  
RBHS PTO’s Annual Day of Service will be held on Saturday, May 4th  from 8:00am to 12:00pm.  On Day of Service, students, staff and community members come together for a morning of community work.  We pick up trash and debris, plant trees, paint, mulch and pull out invasive species throughout the many parks and on the banks of the many waterways surrounding RB.  RBHS PTO’s Day of Service is a signature event for our high school and the most publicly visible demonstration of our students giving back to the community which supports them.  Thursday, is the sign-up deadline.   
 If you would like to volunteer to help, click on the link below.  

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0445ada62ca02-2019

Any questions, please contact event chairs Lisa Gaynor at ltgaynor@aol.com

Day of Service Coming Soon…

Day of Service this year will be Saturday, May 4th and we need you!

The Day of Service is the signature event for our high school and the most publicly visible demonstration of students giving back to the community which supports them. Lots of parents and students are needed to make this day a success. Please help by spreading the word and helping us reach our volunteer goals!!!

For all the details and to sign up to volunteer please visit the The Day of Service website at https://makeasplashrbhs.wixsite.com/mysite-1

Reminder: Donations Needed For MLK Day of Service

This is a reminder that we are still collecting donations for the Martin Luther King Day of Service that will be held on January 21, 2019 this year.

We are collecting for and will be Building Basic Survival Kits to help the Homeless with the students from National Honor Society (NHS).

Help us to reach our goal of 150 survival kits

We are seeking Donations of the following items:

  • New adult sized gloves, hats, socks, hand/foot warmers
  • Soap, toothpaste/toothbrush, deodorant, shampoo/conditioner
  • Hand lotion, lip balm
  • Small bottles of water
  • Non-perishable food items: fruit/granola bars, hard candy, nuts, fruit cups

If you prefer, Tax deductible Monetary Donations can be made via PayPal.

Items can be dropped off at RBHS, local grade and middle schools and the following local organizations:  Riverside Library, Brookfield Library, North Riverside Commons with designated MLK Day of Service Donation Boxes through January 15

Life’s most persistent and urgent question is,

“What are you doing for others?”

–  Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Questions?  Contact Christine Kawiecki at ckawiecki@yahoo.com