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Project Rebuild 2016

5/4/2016

Project Rebuild 2016

Thank you to the students and staff who spent their April vacation volunteering with Habitat for Humanity as part of Project Rebuild.

They continued a long tradition of serving those most in need.

Click here for Project Rebuild 2016 photos.

This year marked our 11th year working with Habitat for Humanity in Newburgh, NY, and the 25th year that Project Rebuild has been under the direction of Br. Jim Halliday, FMS.
 
Through Project Rebuild, a team of students and chaperones travel to a Habitat for Humanity site each April vacation to help construct housing for those most in need. Students also offer their time and share their lives with guests of other charities/non-profits in the area. 

Participants are asked to obtain pledges to help buy the equipment and supplies needed for the week. Qualified students apply in the fall through an application process.
 
The 2016 team consisted of 14 students and five adult leaders working nine hour days on a new home for a low-income family. They also helped to renovate a community center and volunteered at a local soup kitchen.  In the evenings, they participated in additional team-building activities that included bowling, laser tag, and go-karting.

 
Seniors
  • Samantha Dhaliwal '16  
  • Jillian Eaves '16  
  • Lauren Geary '16  
  • Martin Hayes '16 
  • Selena Mercado '16 
  • Rosa Reynoso '16 
  • Taylor Sacco '16 
  • Ella Sheehan '16 
  • Mykhel Walker '16
Juniors
  • Michael Abou-Ezzi '17
  • P. Lukas Blythe  '17
  • Nicholas Broderick '17
  • Jacob Clark '17
  • Devin Sullivan '17
Chaperones
  • Br. James Halliday, FMS
  • Mr. Matthew Joyal '08
  • Ms. Christine Leonard '06
  • Mr. Andrew Murray
  • Mr. Mark Svendsen

Thank you to all of the students and staff who volunteered this year and who have volunteered over the years!

Congratulations for living out the Marist mission of care for the least favored and those in need!


 
About Central Catholic
Founded by the Marist Brothers in the heart of Lawrence, Massachusetts in 1935, Central Catholic High School enrolls approximately 1,330 students from over 60 cities and towns and four countries. Students come from diverse backgrounds to form a caring community of faith, learning, and service. They advance to college in overwhelming numbers (nearly 100%) and move on to successful careers and positions of leadership in government, business, industry, academia, and professions. 

For more information, please visit www.CentralCatholic.net, call 978-682-0260, or email website@centralcatholic.net

Mission: Central Catholic High School makes Jesus known and loved. 
We educate the whole person for college and for life, with particular care for the least favored and those in need.