Sunday, February 11, 2018

February 13 Meeting

News


Special Civil Rights Speaker:  Reverend Mother  Naomi Tutu visits Casady, February 23, 2018.  Miss Smith will moderate questions.  YAC members met and volunteer with her father and Mother Tutu at a couple of National Service Learning Conference.  Her father is one of the founders of WE, THE WOLD, 11 Days of Global Unity which Casady calls Peace Week since 2012.  Next year the week will be called Peace Day Week as stated in the article written by the Shinnyo-en Foundation about Casady's Peace Day Week



Suggested Agenda





1. Happy Random Acts of Kindness Week

Celebrate #RAKWeek2018 (February 11-17, 2018by telling about the one person who inspires you to be a better human being!
  • Was it a teacher who saw something in you when no one else did?
  • Is it a neighbor who mowed your lawn when you were sick?
  • What about a family member who always encouraged you to do your best?
  • Maybe it was your friend who comforted you during a difficult time in your life? 
TO CELEBRATE RAK WEEK, SNAP A PHOTO OF THAT PERSON AND SHARE THEIR STORY https://www.randomactsofkindness.org/rak-week

2. Perfect Pair Drive update

3. Project Warm: Fleece Blankets for Positive Tomorrows update

4. YAC in social media update by Hannah

5. YAC connection to Walkathon
a. Date
b. How can YAC help?

4. YAC officers school year 2018-2019
Interest so far
Co-Presidents: Katherine, Sahanya, Ellie?
Co-Vice-Presidents: Hannah H.

5. PSA
-Did Father Blizzard provide a date at chapel?  National Volunteer Week is April 15-21 https://ww2.pointsoflight.org/nvw. The optimal deadline to order awards is at the end of February.

Presidential Service Awards will be ordered at the end of this month.  
Ready to order: Seniors: Quinn Bunnag, Hannah Jordan  
Juniors: Caroline Hawley, Brandon Trachtenberg 
Sophomores: Doran Waters, Saadia Nazir
Freshmen: Gabriella Karam, Grace Utz
Possible PSA:   See Miss Smith at Harper for help creating a PSA file 
Seniors: Adam Hughes, Alexander Karam, Caleb Richards, Michael Ting, Melissa Vansant
Juniors: Courtney Melton, Katherine Schoeffler, Mason Thomas
Sophomores: Lucas Barrett, Ahmeed Hussan, Cooper Lindstrom, Nicolas Moore, Malavika Rajaram, Ellie Taylor, Caroline Terrell,, Olivia Uhland, Celine Voung, Noah Youmans
Freshmen: Sophia Dystra, Neeley Patel, Ava Rangel