WHS 9th grader Olivia Pitasi started the Stronger Than Cancer fundraiser last year at CLMS, and this year she expanded it to include both schools. This year’s effort raised close to $2,000 to support cancer patients in October, and they are already talking about ways to expand it for next year.
The photo below is from a check presentation at L&M’s Cancer Center on January 15, 2015. The five students in the photo are WHS 9th graders Olivia Pitasi, Jessica Cleary and Carolyn Keatley and Clark Lane 7th graders Thomas Pitasi and Jason Kenniston. The adult on the left is Catherine McCarthy, the Social Worker at the L&M Cancer Center. Mr. Hauser, Principal of WHS, and Mr. Sachs, Principal of CLMS, accompanied the students to the presentation.