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Senior School Service Learning Club Virtual Drive Raises $2,500 for Food Bank

Food Drive Thermometer GraphicThe Shady Side Academy Senior School Service Learning Club raised at total of $2,557.02 for the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank through a virtual food drive from Dec. 9-18, 2021.

Club members and faculty advisor Lindsey Myers promoted the drive to the Senior School community through assembly announcements, emails and social media posts, with a goal of raising $2,500 to support neighbors experiencing food insecurity. For every $1 donated, the Food Bank can provide up to five meals for the children, families and seniors they serve across Southwestern PA. By exceeding the drive's goal, the SSA community will help to provide 12,785 meals through the food bank!

Thank you to all of the student, faculty, staff and families who supported the drive!

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