Windermere Preparatory School’s Wounded Warrior Club held a “Dress Down Day” on Veterans Day. They were able to raise $3,200 through the event. All proceeds were donated to Home At Last, a local nonprofit that builds mortgage-free homes for deserving disabled veterans.
Dr. Crissy Addonizio of Orlando Equine Veterinary Care visits Bay Meadows Elementary on Teach-In Day to discuss her job as a veterinarian.
Throughout Southwest Orlando, parents, teachers and children prepared for the first day of school. From preplanning to meet-the-teacher events to the first day, it’s been a bustle of activity gearing up for the 2017-18 academic year.
During Bishop Moore Catholic High School’s 60th anniversary fundraising campaign in 2014, a group of freshmen created the Lion & Hornet Society in tribute to their current school and alma mater, Holy Family Catholic School. The group has continued its charitable efforts.