Former Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak spoke at the Nov. 15 launch event for District 623’s Partners for the Future program. Rybak advised the district on the program, which seeks to get community members to volunteer in schools.
New program offers volunteer opportunities
Roseville Area Schools is looking to get more adults involved with students’ lives, through a new reading, mentoring and job-shadowing program called Partners for the Future.
During their third annual “Give Day” fundraising competition, St. Thomas Academy and Visitation School collectively raised $1,259,334, with St. Thomas Academy winning the competition by raising $665,421. Visitation School raised $593,913.