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St. Charles East HS Business Honors Club clothing drive a success

May 23, 2017 10:49AM ● By Neighbors Magazines

Loading the truck at Marberry Cleaners to take the clothes to Batavia Clothes Closet.

Geneva, IL – St Charles East High School Business Honors Club and partnered for the 2016-2017 Business Honors Community Project - clothing drive.  They collected 185 pieces of professional clothing for men and women of all shapes and sizes.  Marberry Cleaners donated the cleaning. On Friday, May 19, 2017, the clothing was picked up by Batavia Clothes Closet which is part of the Batavia Food Pantry at Marberry Cleaners in downtown St. Charles.

The people involved in making this happen were: 

Courtney Hydar, a junior at St. Charles East High School, was the student representative for the Clothing Drive.  The faculty representatives were Shannon Stone and Keith Galvan.

Diane Upton,  the Executive Director at the Batavia Clothes Closet.

Dave Marberry, 3rd generation owner of Marberry Cleaners located in Downtown St. Charles.

Cynthia K. Wade, founder of located at 1141 Commerce Drive in Geneva.