Hunger Fighters seek donations
Hunger Fighters Oregon, a nonprofit food pantry, is asking for donations. They accept all non-expired donations but a list of most-needed items is below:
Canned peaches, pears and pineapple
Pasta sauce and tomato sauce
Peanut butter and jam
Toothpaste and floss
Toilet paper and paper towels
For more information visit: hungerfightersoregon.org
LOSD family resource guide
The Lake Oswego School District created a landing page on their website for families to access resources during school closures.
Resources include a list of nearby food banks, a list of activities for school breaks, spring break bingo and a guide for talking with your kids about COVID-19
See the full guide here losdschools
Clackamas County to hold K-8 poster contest
All Clackamas County students in kindergarten through the eighth grade are invited to submit artwork showing how fun it is to walk, bike and roll around your community. Safe Routes to Schools is looking for creative, hand-drawn original art using pencils, crayons, pens or paint. We want your art to highlight the fun and healthy benefits of getting to school without taking a car or bus. Make sure your art reflects safety laws, like wearing helmets and using crosswalks. Deadline to submit artwork is April 30, 2020. Winners will be chosen based on creativity and originality. Winners will receive gift cards. For information on guidelines and entry, visit their website
Board appointed committees seek members
Lake Oswego School District asks that you consider serving on one of the district and board-appointed advisory committees. As part of its efforts to increase communication with the public and to provide for citizen involvement, the School Board appoints advisory committees to consider matters of district-wide importance. Committees meet monthly, September through May.
Committee members are appointed to serve two-year terms, except SSPAC which is a three-year term. For terms beginning in June 2020, please complete and submit the attached application to the chair of the committee by Friday, April 3. Applications will be reviewed, and recommendations sent to the Board for appointments on Monday, April 27. Applicants will be notified by the following week.
Below is a list of committees seeking members:
•Bond Accountability Committee (BAC)
•Diversity, Equity and Inclusive (DEI) Advisory Committee
•Long Range Facilities Planning (LRFP) Committee
•Student Services Parent Advisory Committee (SSPAC)
•Talented and Gifted Parent (TAG) Advisory Committee
•School Advisory Committee (SAC)
•District lead: School principal
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