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Fundraising events with the Glion Charity Committee

Last week, the Bull & Bear Bar in Bulle was filled with live music, dancing, drinks and conversation, all for a good cause: Glion’s Charity Committee. This fundraising event united Glion students and staff with members of the community in Bulle for the biggest Glion charity event to-date. Most importantly, it advanced their mission to create awareness around the committee’s activities. We sat down with the founders to find out

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Sherpa Tendi at Glion to raise funds and take the Glion flag up Everest

Everest summiteer, Sherpa Tendi came all the way from the Himalayas to Glion to share stories from the “Top of the World” and raise funds for Forward for Nepal. The Gorkha Earthquake In April 2015 an earthquake of a magnitude of 7.8Mw hit Nepal. It was known as Gorkha Earthquake and it killed over 8,000 people and injured more than 21,000 citizens. The earthquake ravaged Nepal and many houses were

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The Glion Charity Club

The Charity Club has been a successful part of our school for almost a year now. In the past two semesters, we’ve had the opportunity to organize a plethora of different events encompassing dinners, parties and other fundraisers. To date, the Charity Club has raised over a thousand francs for both the Swiss Red Cross and Pour un Sourire d’Enfant, charities which allow us to give back on a local

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