Irrawang HIgh School’s generosity supports various charities throughout the year FEATURED Medowie & Tilligerry News Of The Area Raymond Terrace, Heatherbrae, Tomago by News Of The Area - Modern Media - December 19, 2018 Beanies for Brain Cancer IRRAWANG High School are well known for their Creative and Performing Arts, and sporting achievements. Modern Media: Advertise with News Of The Area and you get your ad in 1) in Print, 2) on the News Website (like this ad), and 3) on our Social Media news site. A much more efficient way to advertise. Reach a HUGE audience for a LOW price TODAY! Call us on 02 4983 2134. Or email@example.com Or CLICK FOR ADVERT QUOTE However, this year Irrawang has evoked a strong sense of community spirit and generosity. Throughout this year they have held many charity donation and awareness days at school. The students and staff have all been involved in organising the various events and collecting the donations. Irrawang has raised a whopping $18,122 for charities such as Buy a Bale, Cerebral Palsy Alliance, Beanies for Brain Cancer, Legacy, Red Shield, Stewart House and Beyond Blue. This tally doesn’t include the thirty or more cartons of much needed goods, that were collected by Buy a Bale for the farmers, or the products donated for the ‘It’s in the Bag’ appeal just this month. Principal Paul Baxter said, “What I love most is the feeling of being part of our wonderful community both within the school and in our wider community.” Movember creating quite the stir around school with many of the male staff members joining in. While the ladies were not to be out done purchasing fake moustaches to get in on the action. Most recently, Share the Dignity have felt the generosity of the community spirit at Irrawang High School. Many handbags full of sanitary and personal items were donated at Bunnings to help homeless woman and girls. Every small donation goes a long way in the lives of those who need it the most. By Kelly MAY Food donations to support farmers Movember women of Irrawang High School Mr Hurley and Mr Hughes showing off their contribution to Movember.