Villa Maria Academy and Jeanne Jugan participate in Operation Christmas Child

Students from the Villa Maria Academy and Jeanne Jugan residents participated in Operation Christmas Child.
Photo courtesy of Karin O’Connor

On Wednesday, November 12, students from Villa Maria Academy joined residents at Jeanne Jugan to pack boxes full of items and fun gifts in support of Operation Christmas Child. Maeve Ryan, a third grader at the school, and her parents, Marianne and Scott, organized this annual holiday drive. Through the collective efforts of students and neighbors in Silver Beach and the surrounding neighborhoods, Maeve was able to contribute an impressive 368 boxes of love to this wonderful cause.

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