Chapter News

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The stories below have appeared in SkillsUSA Champions magazine.

A Vision of Healing for Veterans
In Ohio, SkillsUSA members raised $3,700 to support local veterans at the Chillicothe VA Medical Center’s Mace House. Students met
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Students Offer Free Auto Checks
With winter making its way to Yelm, Wash., high-school automotive students got a firsthand look at how to prepare a
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Technology Provides a Better Future
Engineering students from Sylmar (Calif.) Biotech Health Academy wanted to help the homeless by creating a resource that would change
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Every Penny Counts
Each year, Olathe (Kan.) North High School students raise money for the Pennies for Shoes Campaign. This effort supports the
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Helping Hands, Helping Hearts Go Together
Without having to worry about food, students at Texas State Technical College can move one step closer to achieving their
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Celebrating a Positive Perspective
Photo: Courtesy Catawba Valley Community College. Used with permission. Catawba Valley Community College students decided to embrace the diversity in
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Sparking a Champion
In Nevada, Desert Oasis High School students had a vision of creating an impactful event that would benefit both the
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To Restore a Forgotten History, Students Use One Skill at a Time
Gloucester Institute of Technology students restored the local African American Veterans Cemetery in Franklinville, N.J. The SkillsUSA members were joined
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A Truckload of Food and Music
Twin brothers from Newark, N.J., used their love and passion for culinary arts to fuel the creation of A&J’s Original
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They Pony Up to Party
At Barry Tech BOCES in Westbury, N.Y., students planned a holiday celebration for special needs children at the Jerusalem Avenue
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