Friday, March 15, 2013
City residents came together and gave Recyclebank points to two elementary schools during monthlong campaign.
The Rochester Hills community has pitched in to help two local schools raise money for environmental education projects. After a monthlong campaign, Long Meadow and University Hills elementary schools have each received $3,000 from Recyclebank, the city's recycling incentive program, and Domtar, the paper company. Long Meadow plans to use the funds to purchase a recycling center for the school and put recycling containers in each classroom. University Hills plans to use the funds to help build an outdoor classroom. The two school projects were part of Recyclebank's "Green Schools" fundraising challenge; residents were invited to donate their accumulated recycling "points" to either of the schools, and Recyclebank would in turn give the …
Sunday, February 24, 2013
Both elementary schools are in Top 10 in national donation drive.
Saturday, January 5, 2013
It's that time of year again—get out your wallets and get ready to snack on some of your favorite sweet treats, courtesy of the Girl Scouts of America.
It's time to stock up on your favorite Girl Scout cookies, and Rochester Patch plans to make it deliciously easy for you. We're making a list of any local troops who can deal a sugary fix of your favorite variety. Here's a handy list of local troops, leaders and their contact information. They're ready and waiting to deliver the cookies you crave. Can't remember which variety you like best? When in doubt, buy a bunch—or check out the Cookie Guide. Troop 70498 Meadow Brook Elementary Third Grade Brownie Troop Contact Contact Solana via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Troop 71679 Long Meadow Troop Contact Addison via email at Declercqfam@aol.com. Troop 70085 Brewster Daisy Troop Contact Vanessa via email at Vanessacromie@yahoo.com. Troop …