Subscribe | E-Editions | River News 75 | Super Shopper - FREE | About Us | Contact Us | FREE Classified Items Under $50
The Northwoods River News | Rhinelander, Wisconsin

Flanders Realty Group

home : education : nicolet college
June 16, 2019

Submitted photo

From left to right: Mischell Fryar (FBLA-DECA Advisor) and Lauren Rosendahl (FBLA-DECA VP Social Activities) accept a check from Chris McDonald from AmeriGas.
Submitted photo

From left to right: Mischell Fryar (FBLA-DECA Advisor) and Lauren Rosendahl (FBLA-DECA VP Social Activities) accept a check from Chris McDonald from AmeriGas.
10/12/2017 7:29:00 AM
AmeriGas Propane donates $750 to School District of Rhinelander programs

AmeriGas Propane recently donated a total of $750 to three different programs at the School District of Rhinelander: $250 for the FBLA/DECA club at RHS, $250 for the RHS Dance Team, and $250 for the Hodags Care program.

"The AmeriGas team raised funds for donation through BBQ cylinder sales on their customer appreciation day," according to a school district press release. "They took 50 percent of every sale and set it aside for donation to the School District of Rhinelander. Every year they pick a day, typically 'Ridikulus Dae,' and run a sale on BBQ cylinder fillups, then make a donation to support the community."

In previous years the company has donated to the Rhinelander Area Food Pantry and began a "fill a backpack" program in support of the Kids in Need organization, the release states. This year they held a second cylinder filling sale day in an effort to increase their community contribution; they dedicated one sale day to the school district and the other to "fill a backpack" and both had tremendous community support. Their team decided on the school district this year to assist programs that could use more funding support; the youth are our future and should have every opportunity to actively grow, the release sates.

FBLA/DECA at RHS prepares students for "real world" professional experiences in business management and administration; finance; marketing; hospitality and tourism; logistics; and related careers. Members are provided with unique opportunities to practice the skills and knowledge they are learning in the classroom; as well as, gaining the competitive edge for college and career success.

The RHS Dance Team has competed in Hip Hop, Kick, Jazz and Pom over the years. This year they will compete in Hip Hop and Pom.

The team also hosts dance camps for youngewr children, performs at football and basketball games, and participates in the local Fouth of July parade.

The Hodags Care program is set up to provide school breakfast and lunches to students whose families are struggling financially due to short-term financial hardships. The program is funded through private donations.

Article Comment Submission Form
Please feel free to submit your comments.

Article comments are not posted immediately to the Web site. Each submission must be approved by the Web site editor, and meet the comment guidelines (see "Comment Guidelines" at right). There may be a delay of 24-48 hours for any submission while the web site editor reviews and approves it.

Note: All information on this form is required. Your telephone number and email address is for our use only, and will not be attached to your comment.
Submit an Article Comment
First Name:
Last Name:
Anti-SPAM Passcode Click here to see a new mix of characters.
This is an anti-SPAM device. It is not case sensitive.

Advanced Search
search sponsored by

Subscription Login

Today's Circulars
Print-N-Save Coupons
Order photo reprints

Advertising Information

Community Connections
Submit to Newspaper...

Ced Vig's books for sale
Kris Gilbertson's 'I Recall...'


Facebook | All Things | Wisconsin Lottery | The Lakeland Times - affiliate | Winter Road Conditions | Snow/Trail Conditions

The Northwoods River News | Walker Communications, LLC
232 S. Courtney Street, Rhinelander, WI 54501 | Office (715) 365-6397 | Fax (715) 365-6361

Corporate billing office: The Lakeland Times / Lakeland Printing Inc. | P.O. Box 790, Minocqua, WI 54548 | (715) 356-5236 | Fax (715) 358-2121
Members of the Wisconsin Newspaper Association, Wisconsin Community Papers, Rhinelander Area Chamber of Commerce, Minocqua Area Chamber of Commerce

Site Design and Content | Copyright 2019 1up!

Software © 1998-2019 1up! Software, All Rights Reserved