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Super Smash Tournament is a Super Smash Fundraiser

Posted by Chelsea Morrison on November 4, 2015

Posted by H2O for Life intern Talia Milavetz The following is a Q&A with H2O for Life Student Alex Azuelos, who came up with a unique way to raise money for his peers in the developing world. H2O: What is the Super Smash Tournament? Alex: Super Smash Bros is a Nintendo game that spans 16 […]

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JEAN WHITE: “A Water Warrior Forever”

Posted by Chelsea Morrison on October 28, 2015

Posted by H2O for Life Intern Talia Milavetz Salem Hills teacher Jean White has been involved in H2O for Life since its inception. She was teaching physical education at the time, and found that doing a Walk for Water tied perfectly into the curriculum. She could have her students get exercise by walking around a […]

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Teacher Jennifer Nekolny Witnesses Students Opening Up Through H2O for Life

Posted by Chelsea Morrison on October 14, 2015

Posted by H2O for Life Intern Talia Milavetz Naperville teacher Jennifer Nekolny loves how H2O for Life gives her seventh graders the opportunity to participate in something special. The sixth graders focus on ancient history, and the eight graders focus on straight US history. This leaves Naperville seventh graders stuck somewhere in the middle without […]

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Entire Family Makes a Difference!

Posted by Chelsea Morrison on July 17, 2015

Posted by H2O for Life Intern Talia Milavetz Mark Bowles and his family show how service learning can go from a classroom or faith based activity to a whole family experience. For their family, it all started with Katie Spotz, an ambassador to H2O for Life and the youngest person to ever row across the […]

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Chris Heffernan and Students Find Success in Their Work to Make a Difference

Posted by Chelsea Morrison on July 9, 2015

Posted by H2O for Life Intern Talia Milavetz NAPERVILLE, IL- Chris Heffernan and his students are changing the world, one fundraiser at a time. Their newest idea is a life-size game of Hungry Hungry Hippos, where students whirl around on roller skates and try to collect dodgeballs from the center of the gym. While this […]

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