Humble High School International Baccalaureate Students Showcase Love for Mankind
The Humble High School International Baccalaureate students hosted
their first Philanthropy Day Showcase in conjunction with National Philanthropy
Day on Nov. 16. These young philanthropists worked over a year and a half to
develop their social impact projects.
“Each student group showed poised and professionalism as
they talked about their projects and nonprofit partners,” Stacey Hamlet, IB CAS
coordinator, said. “It was very exciting to watch them share their personal
passions for service with their families, our administration, and the community.
I am extremely proud of these students and of the great work they have done and
are continuing to do within our community, both on a local and global
The Humble High School International Baccalaureate
Diploma Program is an academically acclaimed two-year program that prepares
students for the rigors of college course work. The IB aims to develop
inquiring, knowledgeable and caring young people who help create a better and
more peaceful world through intercultural understanding and respect.
National Philanthropy Day, an official day established in
1986, is a celebration of philanthropy, giving, volunteering, and charitable
engagement that highlights accomplishments, large and small, that philanthropy
makes to our society and the world.
HHS Philanthropy Showcase projects were: Be the Change- No Place
For Hate; Books and Bears; Chiari Color Run; HHS Fall Fest & Spring Bash; Light
Up the Night; Limbs International; The Pangea Network- Sheila’s Education; Young
Women’s Leadership Club; Peace One Day; Pink4Perez;
Recycle Rally; Roshan Thomas Sparks Project; Teen Summit; T’s for Tots.