Main Announcements


Paper Snowflakes

What: Make paper snowflakes so that we can decorate the commons!
When: BEFORE the end of Tuesday, Dec 12th
How: Drop off donations to room 330.
Points: 1 point per 10 snowflakes, max of 2 points.

Mobile Loaves and Fishes Toiletry Drive

What: Assisting Mobile Loaves and Fishes help the homeless and lower-income during the holiday season by donating travel-sized toiletries. This will be our 3rd Annual MLF Toiletry Drive at Westlake!
When: NOW (until week before Finals).
Why: Spread joy during the Holidays and earn POINTS.
How: Drop off donations to room 330.
Points: 1 point per 4 toiletries, max 3 points.

Blue Santa

What: Donate toys to the Austin Police Operation Blue Santa.
When: November 27th - December 15th.
Why: To provide toys to children in need during the holidays!
How: Buy non-violent, fun toys and drop them off unwrapped. Drop off toys to room 330.
Points: 1 point per toy, maximum of 3 points.

Plastic Bag Mat Project

What: Collecting plastic bags to create plastic bag mats for the homeless via Mobile Loaves and Fishes.
When: November 6th - December 14th (end date subject to change).
Why: To create insulated mats for the homeless to have during the winter season.
How: Bring plastic shopping bags that may be lying around the house to room 330.
Points: 1 point for 75 bags, maximum of 4 points.
NEW IMPORTANT INFO: Come by the Student Council Room, 330, the week of 12/11 - 12/15 to create insulated mats for the Homeless from the plastic grocery and small trash bag drive. GenCo receives one point per session with a maximum of 3 points, but you may attend as many sessions as you wish! And all are welcome, bring your friends to help! SIGN UP HERE!!!!!

GenCo Points

We had some issues with the point logging system last year. If you were not able to log your points, please do not worry. You will still be in GenCo this year.

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If you are a GenCo member (or prospective GenCo member) and you would like to receive updates, please sign up for our "Remind" class. To do this, text "@westlakesc" to 81010. Make sure to include the @ sign, but not the quotes. You should be set then! Thank you :)

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