The sophomores in the Outreach Club held a cake sale and raffle to raise funs to benefit the Sisters in Maria Regina in Brentwood before Christmas. Maria Regina houses the sick and elderly Sisters of St. Joseph. The students raised money to purchase 100 pairs of socks for those suffering from Diabetes and 20 teddy bears to distribute through the residence. Sister Grace Lynch moderates the club whose members are Zoya Benn, Nicole Depeiza, Brittany Gardner, Melinda Graham, Jessica Greenwald, Erin McKinley, Genevieve Prigge, Meriam Ramacca, Nicole Resigno, Brianne Rodgers, Melissa Seigerman, Catherine Warren and Yolanda Whitner.
Julienne Vicens and Jennifer Kim recently had their poems on the theme of “Family Matters” published by St. Mary’s Press. They are pictured with their teacher Sister Barbara Mackiewicz.
|Kathleen Coogan and William McGuire presented a check to Maura Clarke principal Geri Martinez. The annual drive benefits the Maura Clarke School in El Salvador. Teacher Irene Hunter is pictured with Maura Clarke sixth graders before their performance at the Stella Maris Christmas Assembly. The performers are, top left to right: John Gotti, Sean Menna, Brandon Menna, Adrian Paljavic, Mary Kay Francavilla, and Miranda Paljavic. Middle row: William McGuire, Joseph Mercado, Rezina Foulkes, and Regina Hemminger. Bottom: Dana Freedenfeld, Kathleen Coogan and Joseph Re.|