Carver Students Strive to Bring Holiday Cheer to Orphanage

Photo courtesy Annie Chui Carver Student Council President Alex Chui shows off a donation of personal essentials from Trader Joe’s.
Photo courtesy Annie Chui
Carver Student Council President Alex Chui shows off a donation of personal essentials from Trader Joe’s.

This holiday season, Carver Elementary School students are collecting the basics in personal care to donate to the children and teens who live at Maryvale Orphanage.
The school is accepting donations through Tuesday, Dec. 18, and then students will package them into gift baskets for the approximately 70 children living at Maryvale, which is located in Rosemead. Items being collected include body wash, bar soap, shampoo, conditioner, deodorant, toothbrushes, toothpaste and socks for young people ages 7 to 18. Gift cards that can be used to purchase such essentials also are being accepted. Continue reading “Carver Students Strive to Bring Holiday Cheer to Orphanage”