Runnels | Independent School, Baton Rouge

Giving Back

An important aspect of a Runnels education is teaching students the value of giving back to the community. Here are just some of the ways our Runnels family has contributed to the community. 

  • Annual Blood Drives with OLOL Blood Mobile  / Sponsors: School Nurses
  • Cajun Classic Wheelchair Tennis Tournament  / Sponsor: Tennis Team
  • Companion Animal Alliance Drives  /  Sponsor: Elementary Library
  • Cookies for Heroes (Police, Fire and EMS)  / Sponsor: Junior Beta
  • Foundation Fighting Blindness  / Sponsor: The Elementary School
  • Leukemia and Lymphoma Society: Olive Garden’s Pasta for Pennies  /  Sponsor: Elementary Math Department
  • Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure  /  Sponsor: Beta
  • Juvenile Diabetes Foundation  /  Sponsor: Various Student Clubs
  • Ronald McDonald House: Aluminum Can Tabs Drive / Sponsor: Junior Classic Society
  • Salvation Army Angel Tree Program  / Sponsor: Junior and Senior High School
  • Sock-It-To-Me / Sponsor: Girls on the Run
  • St. Jude's Research Hospital Math-A-Thon  /  Sponsor: Elementary Math Department
  • Thanksgiving Greater Baton Rouge Food Drives /  Sponsors: Preschool and Beta Club
  • Toys for Tots  /  Sponsors: The Elementary School and Beta Club
  • Youth Oasis Children’s Shelter  /  Sponsor: Beta Club