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Holiday Collections & Drives 2018

Basket Collection ELEM

For Maintenance Staff and Clean Service Staff
From N - 5 Families and staff
Collecting Food (families) and Loins from staff
Distribution on Dec 14
Organizer: Sandra Flores and Michelle Mieras

Annual holiday tradition of providing Christmas baskets for our maintenance and security staff as a small token of appreciation. Contents are brought in by students (letter with details in the WeeklyEagle).

Basket Collection MSHS

For Maintenance, Administration Staff, Guards and Cleaning Staff
From Students in MSHS and staff
Collecting items from each Access/Advisory Group
Drive dates: Nov. 6 - Dec 3
Distribution on Dec 5
Organizer: Analucia González

Every year HS Student Council together with MS and HS students and staff make Christmas Baskets with basic food and cleaning supplies to give out to our maintenance staff, administration staff, Clean Service staff, guards and cafeteria staff to thank them for all they do in our school. Each group will be asked to bring certain supplies.

Bazaar for Maintenance (The Gift of Warmth)

Proceeds go to Community Service Learning
Basic Needs Collection of Donated Materials
From N - 12 families

Collecting Working Computers, Clothing, blankets and other donations (Household items in good conditions)
Drive Dates: Nov 26 - Dec. 3
Distribution on Dec 15
Organizer: Analucia Gonzalez

We offer our maintenance staff, Clean Service, and guards an opportunity to buy items in good condition, collected during our drive, at a ver low cost. The money obtained during the bazaar is used for community service learning projects and activities.

Toy Drive (The Gift of Warmth)

For CAYAM, Centro de Adaptación y Atención al Menor
Basic Needs Collection of Donated Materials
From Kindergarten Families
Collecting Children’s Gifts and Blankets(New). Ages 0 - 12
Drive Dates: Nov 26 - Dec. 3
Distribution on Dec 4 & 5
Organizer: Graciela Livas

Kinder students will share their time and companionship with the children from CAYAM foundation, and they will have the opportunity to personally give them a gift for them to enjoy during this holiday season. For more information on CAYAM, please visit this link:

Angel Tree

For Maintenance Staff, Guards and Support Staff
From ASFM Teachers
Collecting gifts for children of Maintenance Staff (0-10 years old)
Drive Dates: Nov 5 - Dec 11
Distribution on Dec 14
Organizer: Fiona Morales and Melanie Henning

Every year, ASFM teachers show their appreciation for the maintenance, security, and support staff, by purchasing Christmas presents for their children. Teachers can sponsor an "angel" from our virtual Christmas tree, and help make a child's Christmas a little brighter, while saying THANK YOU to our coworkers for all of the hard work that they do.

Grade 3 Service Project

For Casa Samuel children
From Grade 3 families
Collecting Children's Gifts
Drive Dates: Nov 26 - Dec 3
Distribution on Dec 7
Organizer: Patricia Martinez

Following our classroom visits to Casa Samuel, students in Third Grade have been inspired to give more to the children in this community.

Many students have suggested having a toy drive in order to bring a little Christmas Spirit to the children we met. We are very proud of their initiative!

Participating Grade 3 students will be given the name,age, and gender of a child from Casa Samuel. They will pick out a special Christmas gift for that child.

A group of student volunteers and teachers will be delivering the gifts to Casa Samuel after school.

Spanish Book Drive

For ELEM & MSHS Community Service Sisters Schools
Collection Dates: Nov. 26-Nov. 30
Where: Collection boxes at the end of each hallway
Distribution on: Dec. 3rd
Organizer: Gaby Cárcano / Community Service
Students will personally share donated children books in Spanish with students from our SIster Schools in San Pedro and Santa Catarina, during their Christmas Posadas.

Andreas' Visit

From Elementary Families
Parents buy calendars or any object they want
Drive Dates: Nov 30 - Dec 5
Distribution Nursery Show
Organizer: Monica Garza

For 100 Calendars sold, Andrea Pérez donates a Wheelchair for someone in need of our community

PTA Drive

For All ASFM Maintenance and Security
Collecting Various Items
Drive Dates: Dec 14
Distribution on Dec 14
Organizer: PTA

American School Foundation of Monterrey

Ave. Ignacio Morones Prieto No. 1500
Col. San Isidro
Santa Catarina, N.L. C.P. 66190, Mexico
ELEM: (+52) 81 5000-4400
MSHS: (+52) 81 8288-4400

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ASFM is a private, non-profit, independent, international day school providing a U.S.-type education to international and Mexican students.

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