Monday, June 20, 2011

GVC Winners in the News in India.

HINDUSTAN TIMES a leading Daily in New Delhi, the capital of India, congratulates St. Mark's on it's GVC website contest award. St. Mark's Senior Secondary School, Meera Bagh, won two silver awards.  In the primary division, their 7th grade partnered with 5th grade from Lincoln School, Oak Park, IL and Riverside School, Czech Republic.  In the secondary division high school aged students from St. Marks, along with Students from Gymnazium #4, Gdynia, Poland and St. Paul's Lutheran School, Farmington, Missouri also won a silver award.

All winners sites can be viewed on the GVC website.  Registration is now open for the 2011/2012 contest.

Wednesday, June 8, 2011

Students Give Back to the World Community! highlights Mann students' gift to Hephzibah and donation of their GVC prize money to the orphanage in Cote d'Ivoire. These students, very dedicated to "lacing up the digital divide" donated their $1000 first prize money to the orphanage for technology in their library.

In a similar move, teacher and students of Denmark Empowerment Charter School in Denmark, Wisconsin, USA, donated their first place $1000 prize money to Give Something Back International Foundation for the "build a school" in Haiti project.