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Giving Money to the Homeless

A study in Canada, conducted by Foundations for Social Change and University of British Columbia, revealed that homeless people given money are more likely to move into stable housing faster and save enough money to maintain financial security.  For the experiment, 50 subjects who became homeless in the prior 2 years were each given $7,500 (in Canadian dollars).  There was also a control group of 65 homeless individuals who did not receive any funding.  Over the next year, both groups had access to workshops and coaching focused on developing life skills and plans.  Many people justify their lack of generosity toward homeless people with the common misconception that, “homeless people waste their money on drugs.”  However, the survey reported that the individuals decreased spending on drugs, tobacco and alcohol by an average of 39 percent, and increased spending on food, clothes and rent.  Next time you see a homeless person on the street, remember that harmful stereotypes are not always accurate, and by donating, you could be helping that person obtain a better future. 

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Bomber Bash Lead Crew at Cedar Point

On October 18th, Bomber Bash Lead Crew volunteered with A Kid Again at Cedar Point.  The families that participate in A Kid Again were able to spend the day exploring the amusement park.  During October, Cedar Point is decorated for Halloween and has many festive activities and events.  Many volunteers and participants even wore their… Continue Reading

Kenston Preparing Students for Their Future

On Wednesday, October 14th, Kenston High School had College and Career Readiness Day.  While freshman and sophomores took the PSAT, juniors and seniors were able to go on college visits, take the SAT, and do anything to help them prepare for their future.  In these times especially, it is difficult for individuals to take such… Continue Reading

The heroic effort in the Amazon to save one of the world’s largest eagles

https://www.nationalgeographic.com/animals/2020/04/saving-worlds-largest-eagle/ By Rachel Nuwer Weighing a whopping 25 pounds, harpy eagles are the largest specimen in the eagle family, and often considered one of the most spectacular birds. These predatory animals fill a key ecological role keeping prey populations under control. However, the number of eagles who abide in the wild is diminishing. In fact,… Continue Reading

Bomber Bash Golf Outing 2020

When: Sunday, October 4, 2020 Where: Tanglewood Golf Course Time: Check-in starting at 11:30 am, Lunch, Shotgun Start at 1:00 pm, Dinner at 6:00 pm   What is Kenston Bomber Bash? Typically, this event is held for Kenston High School Students. It is an overnight lock-in celebration event, which raises money for a local charity,… Continue Reading

Web Builder Profile for Sarah Toth

September 2020 Howdy: My name is Sarah Toth and this is my senior year at Kenston High School. I signed up for Web Design because I thought it would be fun. Presently, my computer background consists of none, but I’m looking forward to learning more. I hope to contribute to the KHS Website working on… Continue Reading