Service Clubs

Climate Change Club is a space to share ideas, get insight on world issues, and become an advocate for people and places affected by climate change! Our focus is educational discussions and advocacy work. Instagram: @nnhs.ccc
Sponsor: Susan Trzaskus, [email protected]
Meeting time and location ’21-’22: Mondays at 3:30pm in room 2320.
Criteria for joining club: Must have an interest in environmental issues and nature.


DANCE MARATHON
Dance Marathon essentially is the collective effort of students, teachers, and the entire community surrounding District 219 to raise funds for a selected charity and where people come together and make a difference. It is an annual event that takes place in early May of every year and lasts for eight hours.
Sponsors: Pankaj Sharma, [email protected], Dena Lichterman, [email protected], and Jay Cha, [email protected]
Meeting time and location for ’21-’22: Wednesdays at 4:15pm in the Point.
Criteria for joining: Everyone welcome.


FEM Club
Voices:
Women Speak Out was started to explore issues of empowerment, equality, and justice, primarily focusing on those that directly affect women. Activities have included and will include participation in volunteering activities benefiting domestic abuse shelters (charity walk, auction, gift drive), self-defense workshop, book discussion, school exhibit on the impact of images of women in popular advertising, exploration of working conditions for female teenage employees, and other current local, national, and global issues.
Sponsor:
Barbara Hoff, [email protected]
Meeting Time and location for ’21-’22:
Every other Thursday, starting Thursday, 9/2 in room 2415.
Criteria for joining club:
Everyone welcome.


PALS
Students in Leadership/Peer Counseling learn skills for life. Decision-making, counseling and communication skills are addressed. In addition, different teen issues/topics are discussed. Peer Leadership/Counseling is open to all students. An application form is requested.
Sponsors: Chris Beeftink, [email protected], and Dana Kantor, [email protected]
Meeting time and location for ’21-’22: Tuesdays and Fridays during 5th period in room 1420.
Criteria for joining club: Must be sophomores or older, civic minded, dedicated to making a difference and be counselor recommended.


RECYCLING
The recycling program is volunteer. Students at Niles North High school volunteer every Tuesday to go through out the school and collect recycling bins from teacher’s classrooms. They then are exposed to the larger picture of recycling as they empty each bin in a common area. The students contribute a precious resource to the school.
Sponsor:
Damani Brown, [email protected] and Rebecca Schroeder, [email protected]
Meeting Time and Location for ’21-’22:
Tuesdays at 3:30pm in room 1425.
Criteria for joining club:
Everyone Welcome.


WHO Club (We Help Others)
The W.H.O. Club is committed to providing students with expanding opportunities in the area of community service. Through activities participation in thoughtfully organized
service experience W.H.O. Club members can address significant unmet needs of the community. We organize a gift drive and travel regularly to soup kitchens.
Sponsor: Pankaj Sharma, [email protected] and Sarah Musur, [email protected]
Meeting time and location for ’21-’22: Wednesdays at 3:30pm in room 1100.
Criteria for joining club: Everyone welcome