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North Shore Country Day School sophomores (left to right) Cain Humphrey, Jonathan Ramirez and Demonte Collins work to remove deeply entrenched roots as they landscape the exterior of a Wilmette residence while working on a service project Nov. 7 during the school’s Interim Week. The students, who teamed up with Rebuilding Together, were helping renovate the home of an elderly Wilmette man who takes care of his disabled daughter at the residence. PHOTOS SUBMITTED
Sophomore Rob Pierre (left) and junior Alessandro Colzi Risaliti remove old wallpaper so new cabinets can be installed.
Alan P. Henry, Freelance Reporter
12:32 pm CST January 8, 2018
Twelve North Shore County Day School students recently spent a week helping to renovate the home of an elderly man and his disabled daughter in Wilmette, in the process learning that more North Shore residents face economic struggles than they had imagined.