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Across the Ocean

Across the Ocean

Abby Marks, Staff Writer

March 21, 2018


Filed under Literature, Showcase

My world is so blue, Full of bright skies. My water always Running, hot when I tell it to be   The sheets that hug My plush mattress Smell like a fresh breeze, Soft and full of dreams That could come to be   I have never been scared, Truly scared for my...

Simple Charity Hosts Car Wash to Support Kenyans

Simple Charity Hosts Car Wash to Support Kenyans

JoAnn Ahn, Staff Writer

September 17, 2015


Filed under News, School, Showcase

On Saturday, August 22nd, Simple Charity hosted a car wash at Coal Mountain Elementary School as their first event of the school year.   Simple Charity is a Christian, student-led organization in Forsyth County that has a goal of raising $100,000 to eliminate global poverty by the end of May...

Simple Charity Hosts H2O 5k for Kenya

Simple Charity Hosts H2O 5k for Kenya

JoAnn Ahn, Staff Writer

March 23, 2015


Filed under School, Showcase

Calling all runners! Simple Charity and Just One: Africa, non-profit organizations for global poverty, are partnering up and hosting a 5k and Fun Run on the morning of Saturday, March 28 at North Forsyth Middle School. Simple Charity is a Christian club at NFHS that hopes to “punch poverty in the face,”...

Simple Charity Gives Fives

Simple Charity Gives Fives

Maddy James, Staff Writer

March 19, 2015


Filed under Features, Showcase

Simple Charity is offering tutoring sessions for the upcoming AP Exams in May. The club will hold two sessions for each AP Exam (with the exception of AP Calculus BC), and each session will last for one hour. The session will cost $10 an hour, take place in the media center from 4:00 to 5:00, and be...

Poems for Charity

Poems for Charity

Perri Rabbitt, Staff Writer

January 28, 2015


Filed under School, Showcase

Attention poetry fans! Simple Charity is holding an open mic poetry reading event Thursday, February 5 at 7:00 P.M. Simple Charity is a Christian organization with a goal of raising $100,000 to fight global poverty in Jesus’ name this school year. So far, by God’s grace, they have raised about $30,000...

Faith in Simple Charity

Faith in Simple Charity

Erin Dickman

October 10, 2014


Filed under Features, Showcase

Simple Charity began with a dream for a solution. Senior Brian Grasso, the founder of Simple Charity, saw the potential in North Forsyth to raise $100,000 before the end of the school year for the poverty-stricken delivered through Christian-based organizations. The group has hosted several events to...

Poverty Prevention: Has the United States Made Progress?

Poverty Prevention: Has the United States Made Progress?

Lacy Hamilton, Editorials Editor

May 13, 2014


Filed under Friday Links, News

Over the past decade, modern developed countries have taken great leaps in order to lessen the percentage of their population under the poverty line. Significantly, Latin America has made tremendous progress in reducing extreme financial crisis among the Latin population. The World Bank, a United Nations financial institut...

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