Roslyn Rotary names Student of the Month for November

Pictured (l. to r.) are parents Sharon and Adam Russ, Rotary co-President Deborah Zenir, November Student of the Month Alex Russ, and Roslyn High School Guidance Counselor Cherie Totillo. (Photo courtesy of Roslyn Public Schools)

Roslyn High School senior Alex Russ was honored by the Roslyn Rotary Club at its luncheon on Oct. 17 as the November Student of the Month.

Russ’ community service has included serving as President of the Temple Sinai Teen Board where he planned, organized and supervised a variety of community events and fundraisers.  He volunteered as a counselor for 3 and 4 year olds at Sunrise Day Camp which hosts children with cancer and their siblings.

He also served as a teen mentor at Temple Sinai for the Department of Homeless Services, teaching children that they can give back regardless of their social-economic status.

Submitted by Roslyn Public Schools. 

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