Kendall JNHS donates items, visits Golisano Children’s Hospital

By on May 20, 2012

On Monday, April 16, the current officers of Kendall’s Junior National Honor Society (JNHS) visited Golisano Children’s Hospital at the University of Rochester Medical Center to deliver donated items collected by JNHS and to take a tour of the facilities.

JNHS President Olivia Welch, Vice President Jorden Ammerman, Treasurer Maria Albanese and Co-Advisor Mrs. Ellen Heed represented Kendall on the trip.

As part of the community service project, Junior Honor Society members collected a large supply of art and craft supplies, books, toddler cups and infant teethers for patients at the hospital.

After delivery of the items, the officers and their co-advisor were given a tour of the various hospital units including pediatric intensive care, cardiology, oncology and out patient treatment for children.

Michael Fahy, the assistant director of advancement and community affairs at the hospital, heaped praise on the contribution by the JNHS and acknowledged amazing difference it makes for the hospital’s patients.

The JNHS induction ceremony for new members was held on Thursay, April 26.