AOL students learn meaning of service

Academy of Our Lady held its annual Service Week “She who does justice will Shine like the Stars.” Speakers and lectures emphasized the theme, and students participated in service projects at Second Harvest Food Bank, Crossroads Louisiana, Jean Lafitte National Park, Youth Rebuilding New Orleans, City Park, Magnolia Community Services, Café Hope, Our Lady of Wisdom Healthcare Center and other sites.

Eighth grader Lacey Johnson and junior Lauren Weaver made a sleeping mat from plastic grocery bags for those in need.

Senior Holly Casso, junior Keja Bussey and junior Lauren Michel helped with the Café Hope garden during AOL’s annual service week.  

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