Thursday, February 16, 2012
Lisbon Interact Supports Greater Androscoggin Humane Society
LISBON INTERACT MEMBERS GOING TO THE DOGS (AND OTHER CRITTERS) AT GREATER ANDROSCOGGIN HUMANE SOCIETY
Lisbon – Members of Lisbon High School’s Interact Club, along with their advisor, Monica Millhime, attended a training session at the Greater Androscoggin Humane Society. Volunteer Coordinator, Sandra Graul, held the class on Thursday, February 9 at the facility located at 55 Strawberry Avenue in Lewiston. “Our LHS Interact members have contributed over 4,000 hours of community service with 21 different areas of service, shares Millhime. “The galvanized group of young Lisbon volunteers was recently awarded the WCSH6 Teens Who Care Award $2,000 grant for their dedication and Club mission of service above self. After the training class, students presented a check for $300 to the Society, the first of 11 non-profit agencies targeted to receive donation assistance from the grant monies. Pictured standing (l-r): GAHS Volunteer Coordinator, Sandra Graul; Kyle Priddle, Kody Priddle, GAHS Operations Manager, Zachary Black; Morgan Reeves, Samantha Foote, LHS Interact Advisor, Monica Millhime; and GAHS Senior Animal Tech, Laura Giasson. Front row (l-r): Bryanna Sult; Melissa Hoskins; Kayla Angelico and Dillion Poole. Members will be assisting at the shelter as a group on a monthly basis and individually as needed. FMI on other projects and community partnerships in Lisbon Schools email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 754.0021. Visit us on Facebook at Community Resource News in Lisbon Schools.