International Trends

Facet Co-Chairs:  Melissa Engram, Tiffany Hope

  • Volunteer on a regular basis at Feed My Starving Children a non-profit Christian organization in Aurora, Illinois. Feed My Starving Children is committed to packaging, distributing and feeding hungry children in nearly 70 countries.
  • Partner with the Health and Human Services facet to support the Campaign to Stop Ebola and promote infection control to prevent the illness from spreading throughout communities and countries. Hand sanitizers and Clorox disinfectant wipes were donated to all classrooms (20) at Lincoln Elementary School in Bellwood, Illinois. The donation was presented to the school to help minimize the risk of spreading contagious diseases amongst children and adults.
  • Partner with the River City Tennessee Chapter to donate soccer uniforms to a Jamaican Soccer Team. The River City Tennessee and West Towns Chapter visited a school in Montego Bay Jamaica from July 7 – 12, 2015 to access the needs of the students and Jamaican community.
  • Closing the Academic Achievement Gap at Lincoln Elementary School in Bellwood, Illinois by volunteering, tutoring, purchasing school supplies and a year’s subscription to National Geographic for Little Kids to assist in strengthening academic performance and achievement.