D-300 charity campaign under way

CARPENTERSVILLE – District 300 today kick offs its annual "Charitable Giving Campaign" with Northwest Suburban United Way.

The campaign, which lasts until Oct. 19, will benefit nearly 80 health and human service agencies in areas the district serves. Every school will have a building captain to inform employees of donation options.

Residents also can pledge money for the campaign by picking up forms at the district's central office, 300 Cleveland Ave., Carpentersville, or by calling 847-551-8329.

– Stephen Di Benedetto