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Make a Difference Day

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Saturday, October 25th was to be the traditional Make a Difference Day at Owen J. Roberts School District; instead it was the last day of

Make a Difference Week as every school in the district participated in a week long food drive to replenish the shelves of the community's

local food bank.

7th and 8th students pose for a picture while waiting to continue loading the bus with donated items (picture from OJR website)

Kira Rumpp, 7th grade teacher and Middle School Leo Advisor spearheaded the event for the district. In the end, a 72 passenger bus was loaded to nearly overflowing with the collected food and dry goods.

MS Leo Club

Middle School Leos prepare to box food items to be transported to the Coventry Pantry


Disadvantaged families in the community come to the Coventry Food Pantry twice a month to receive food items and dry good items to help them in having a more normal livelihood.

Nearly Filled Bus Prepares to Move on to Next School for More Donated Pantry Items

The Middle School Principals, Sean Burns and Corbin Stoltzfus are duct taped to the wall. The students' "reward" for reaching their goal in the Food Drive.


Leos, Lion Cubs and other service minded students help load the boxes onto the bus.

Leos pictured top above. Lower picture from OJR website

Many volunteers help to unload the bus at the pantry, including Lion Cubs, Leos and members of the OJR Wrestling Team

Lion Cub Claire Cathers Helps unload the bus to fill pantry.

Last Updated on Thursday, 13 November 2014 14:31  

2017-18 Good Works Crew Schedule

November 4th - Frank C., Beccie C., Keith B., Kevin B.

December 2nd - Bob W., Keith B., Ray B., Chad G., Frank C., Beccie C.

January 6th - Matt K.

Feb 3rd - Chris B.,Chuck K., Terry S.

March 3rd - Chris B., Terry S., Bob R.

April 7th -

May 5th -

2017-18 Officers

John Lapic

Barry Bentley

Bob Rasmussen

Frank Conforti
First Vice President

Ray Bentley
2nd Vice President

Jake Bittner
3rd Vice President

Keith Bentley
Membership Director

Leah Kinzinger
Tail Twister

Kevin Botero
Lion Tamer

Board of Directors:
Chris Bober
Adam Cathers
Jeff Zieber