Student Council

Sponsor: Ms. Nugent

The Gifford Grade School Student Council works to better our school and community through service projects.

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Illinois use many items to keep the houses running smoothly. They rely on donations to allow the visiting families to feel comfortable in their home away from home. On your next shopping trip please consider picking up an item or two to help these families. Collection bags will be in each homeroom February 6-10.


Most urgent need:

  • Fragrance-free/ dye-free dryer sheets

  • Facial tissues

  • Clorox wipes

  • Paper towels

  • Dishwasher detergent

  • Plastic forks, spoons, and knives

  • Disposable plates

  • Mr. Clean multi-surfaces cleaner

Other needs:

  • Toothbrushes

  • Men’s and women’s deodorant

  • Napkins

  • Laundry detergent pods

  • 4 gallon trash bags

  • White laundry baskets

  • Styrofoam coffee cups with lids

  • Plastic cups with lids

  • Pantry items (frosting, canned fruit/vegetables/soups, etc.)

  • Kitchen sized trash bags


  • President:Reece A.
  • Vice President: Makayla S.
  • Secretary: Mikayla E.

6th Grade Members:

  • Paige W.
  • Kyla B.

7th Grade Members:

  • Makayla S.

8th Grade Members:

  • Reece A.
  • Mikayla E.
  • Madelyn R.
  • Sam K.
  • Kolton J.
  • Anna D.
  • Makayla L.

Service Projects Include:
Volunteered at the Rantoul Food Panty
Presented at the GGS Veterans Day assembly
Organized a food drive for St. Paul’s food bank
Christmas carols to Gifford residents
Salvation Army bell ringing