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CAHS Patriots a 501C(3) organization
The CAHS Patriots is a volunteer group, founded by Connellsville High School teacher
Linda Shearer in March 2003. The group is comprised of students, educators, parents
and community members and emphasizes promoting patriotism throughout the school and
community while showing their support by sending care packages to deployed servicemen/women.
To date the group has:
The group remains committed to their projects. The biggest fund raisers: the Annual
Collectible/Celebrity Auction (Spring) and the Connellsville Geranium Festival.
Shipping 11644 packages to our deployed troops.
Holding recognition programs for local veterans. To date 2500 local
veterans have attended.
Placing wreaths on graves in the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies. To
date we have raised funds to sponsor 5000 wreaths.
$3582 Raised for the Flight 93 Memorial
Dedicating a memorial at the CAHS to honor the 8 grads who died in
service. This is outside the main entrance at the Sr. High.
Receiving and displaying a piece of the WTC destroyed on 9/11 that is
displayed in the foyer at CAHS. This serves as a reminder to all who
remember and a lesson for those who are too young to remember.