TUCKAHOE, N.Y. -- Tuckahoe High School's Habitat for Humanity Club has been named a finalist in the Optimum Community Charity Champions program, according to school officials.
High school principal Dr. Bart Linehan said the club was recognized for its volunteer efforts.
As a result, he said, Optimum will be donating $1,000 to Habitat for Humanity, a nonprofit organization dedicated to building affordable housing for people in need.
The club will also receive $500 in “seed” money for future activities, Linehan said.
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