Register for “Lunch for the Break” by April 4
The Issaquah Food and Clothing Bank is pleased to offer “Lunch for the Break” shopping inside the food bank. Families can choose from a variety of produce, dairy, proteins, snacks, and other kid-friendly breakfast/lunch non-perishable items. Register online before April 4; shopping will take place on April 8, 1-7 p.m. Registration is required; register online at issaquahfoodbank.org/lunchforthebreak.
10th Annual Influence the Choice Video Contest
The Influence the Choice Drug Prevention Alliance for Youth sponsors a video contest positively inspiring youth to influence others by producing a two-minute public service announcement. Winning videos are eligible for cash prizes (the grand prize is $1,000) and will be viewed throughout ISD, on city TV stations, and at civic events. For information, rules, and regulations, please visit influencethechoice.org. The deadline to enter is April 17.
IHS PTSA and Booster Club Senior Scholarships
Did you know the Issaquah High School (IHS) PTSA awards multiple scholarships to 2022 graduating seniors who have displayed strong personal and academic growth throughout their high school careers? Scholarships are available for tech/vocational schools, as well as community colleges and traditional universities. For information and applications, visit issaquahhighptsa.org. The IHS Booster Club also awards senior scholarships. Every spring, the Booster Club awards scholarships valued at $1,000 or more to selected IHS graduating seniors. Find applications and requirements on the IHS Booster Club website, ihsboosters.org.
Issaquah PTSA Council Volunteer Awards
It’s time to honor and celebrate Issaquah PTSA volunteers, educators, and advocates. Take a few minutes to nominate those individuals working hard for the betterment of our students. Check local PTSA websites for nomination applications and deadlines (find PTSA websites linked at isd411.org/get-involved/ptsa). Questions? Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tracie Jones is a Wisteria Park resident.