Every Can Counts
Over 10,000 cans and non-perishable food items were collected by the La Salle community to benefit local families in need.
The Thanksgiving Food Drive to benefit Face to Face at Saint Vincent's Parish in Germantown and La Salle's Pheed Philly service initiatives, concluded on November 22, 2016. Homeroom 10A (Mr. Cipolla) collected 951 cans and was followed by Homeroom 9C (Mr. Hartey) who collected 685 cans.
In all, 10,892 cans and non-perishable food items were collected by the La Salle community and will be used to benefit families in need around the Thanksgiving holiday and throughout the year. A Thanksgiving Prayer Service organized by the Mission and Ministry Leadership Team and led by Deacon John Mischler '82 was held in the gymnasium on Tuesday morning, November 22, 2016 and attended by the entire student-body. Afterwards, students packed the food into boxes and prepared it for transport to Saint Vincent's.