Opportunities for Kindness
Recently Filled Needs
Clothes for male student
A student on the AW main campus is in need of some very basic clothing items. We are requesting any of the new clothing items below:
Men size SMALL straight-leg sweatpants (Or YXL)
Men size MEDIUM sweatshirts
Men size MEDIUM long sleeve t-shirts
Click "I Can Help" and donating instructions will be sent. Prefer to assist by sending a monetary donation? We'll shop and deliver for you. Thank you for your kindness.
Kroger gift cards
A local family with a junior high student is struggling with food insecurity because of recent circumstances beyond their control. Kroger Gift cards for groceries in any amount would be greatly appreciated.
Any monetary donations will be used to purchase gift cards for the family. Just click " I can help" and you can make a donation. We'll go pick up the cards for you!
Gift Cards Needed for Family with Medical Crisis
Mastercard or Visa gift cards and Kroger gift cards needed for family who will be spending a great deal of time at the U of M while their family member receives life saving medical treatment. Mastercard or Visa gift cards will allow the family to eat at the hospital and not have to leave. Kroger gift cards will be helpful to the family to purchase groceries when they are able to be at home or gas for travel to and from the hospital .
Thank you for helping us to spread kindness in our community!
Gently Used Dresser
A grandmother who is supporting her three grandchildren is in need of an upright dresser for children's clothes. If anyone would like to donate a gently used dresser that they do not need anymore this family would appreciate it greatly.
Gas gift cards for medical treatment in Columbus
An Anthony Wayne student was in a serious car accident and will be in Columbus for rehabilitation. The family is requesting support to travel back and forth to Columbus for appointments and visits in the form of gas gift cards. Please consider donating a $25 gift card for gas.
Driver's Education class/ behind the wheel
Assistance is needed for an AWHS student to take a driver's education course/behind the wheel to obtain her driver's license. This student needs a license to assist her family with transportation due to both mom and dad having significant medical needs and concerns. This student also needs support getting to and from work. Her income helps support his family's basic needs. Both parents are fighting terminal medical battles. The driver's education costs are $350, so please consider donating towards a portion of this cost.
About Anthony Wayne
Our Steering Committee
Kevin Herman, Assistant Superintendent, Anthony Wayne Local Schools
Rebecca Schwan, Communications, Anthony Wayne Local Schools
Mary Duncan, Member, Waterville City Council
Terri Massucci, Community Events, City of Waterville
Jackie Lehman, Waterville Chamber of Commerce
Kathleen Kuhns, Monclova Township
Mike O'Shea, Waterville Community Church
Reverend Warren Clifton, Hope United Methodist Church
Jennifer Carroll, Cedar Creek Church
Alyson Zdunczyk, Director of Development, Anthony Wayne Youth Foundation
Taylor Kervin, Executive Director, Anthony Wayne Youth Foundation
Pam Brint, Former member Anthony Wayne Board of Education, community member, business owner
Jeff Baden, Anthony Wayne Board of Education, neighborhood bridges delivery team
Rebekah Hrcka, Social Worker, Anthony Wayne Local Schools
Anne Stevens, Area Director, neighborhood bridges Anthony Wayne
Amy Barrett, Area Director, neighborhood bridges Anthony Wayne