Kevin Carrier delivered $2000.00 worth of technology and school supplies to the Holy Cross Elementary School. This is the third year helping Holy Cross Elementary Students and Classrooms. Each donation is specifically tailored to meet the classrooms needs based on the teachers request through Mrs. McDermott's Closet.
Thank you to Vemma for helping provide a great addition to Elementary Students nutrition. We handed out over 100 bottles of Vemma Next to parents of Elementary Students at Holy Cross school. Read more below and on the Memorial Fund Vemma site. http://www.MemorialFund.Vemma.com We'll Give a Gift YOU Can Be Proud Of!
For every month's supply purchased, the Jill R. McDermott Memorial Fund will donate a month's supply of NEXT to a child in need. Mom, I Don't Feel Good...
A large donation of pens and pencils were delivered to Holy Cross Elementary by Kevin Carrier the Secretary of the Jill R. McDermott Memorial Fund. The donation was made possible due to the efforts of Bic Corporation and Barb Sciarrino, owner of Integrated Promotions located in Leicester, NY.
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Cornell Chronicle Online March 6, 2013
Origin of aggressive ovarian cancer discovered
Stem cells expressing marker LGR5 (green) were discovered in the hilum region of the ovary. By Krishna Ramanujan Cornell researchers have discovered a likely origin of epithelial ovarian cancer (ovarian carcinoma), the fifth leading cause of cancer death among women in the United States. Pinpointing where this cancer originates has been difficult because 70 percent
Newbridge Securities shares Good Deeds stories on their private broker channel NSC Net. This months feature is Jill's Memorial Fund. This story as written below can now be seen by all Newbridge Officers, Directors, Support Personnel and Brokers. I would like to thank Newbridge for thinking of Jill for their feature. This is a heartfelt story of a beautiful person, wife, friend and teacher, Jill McDermott. A wonderful life cut short by ovarian cancer. Discovered when she was j
MISSION: Building an effective school together where a high priority is placed on learning in an environment that is open, warm, and friendly... Facilities: Brooks Hill School was opened in September 1962. Since then there have been several additions and the school now includes 34 classrooms, a library media center, an art room, a music room, 2 instrumental music lesson rooms, 2 gym areas and locker room, remedial reading room, speech/language rooms, 2 special education class
Every year the Buffalo Bills and M&T Bank ask the region to nominate teachers who go the extra mile for their students, their school and their community as part of our Touchdown for Teachers program. It takes a special person to be a teacher, and we thank you for your commitment to excellence in your classroom, school and community. We are proud to recognize you for your dedication. All the best,
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Mrs. McDermott's Closet has expanded this year to Holy Cross Church in Charlotte, NY. We are happy to be able to continue to expand our reach in Jill's name to help needy Elementary students, teachers and classrooms. Holy Cross School welcomes families from all creeds and walks of life. A faith-based education designed to support each child's growth in knowledge and skill, as well as the development of each one's attitudes, beliefs, values, and behaviors. Their programs nurtu
New York State’s Dignity for All Students Act (The Dignity Act) seeks to provide the State’s public elementary and secondary school students with a safe and supportive environment free from discrimination, intimidation, taunting, harassment, and bullying on school property, a school bus and/or at a school function. The Dignity Act was signed into law on September 13, 2010 and took effect on July 1, 2012. This legislation amended State Education Law by creating a new Article 2
An enormous donation of pens and pencils were delivered to Lucas Hiley the Vice Principal at Dudley Elementary in Fairport NY. The donation was made possible due to the efforts of Bic Corporation and Barb Sciarrino, owner of Integrated Promotions located in Leicester, NY. The items will be given to the students and staff at Dudley Elementary over the next few days.