The School Newspaper of Winston Churchill High School.

The Observer

The School Newspaper of Winston Churchill High School.

The Observer

The School Newspaper of Winston Churchill High School.

The Observer

The WCHS Athletics website contains all details needed regarding mulch orders and donations for WCHS’s annual mulch Sale.

Mulch for a purpose: support WCHS athletics by refreshing your lawn

By Lily Chadwick, Staff Writer March 2, 2023

Fields, courts, goals, uniforms, coaches and athletic trainers are just a few of the expenses that the WCHS Athletic Department has to cover. Many student-athletes have no idea how much money, time and...

The invitation for the Bulldog Bash event provided by the WCHS Booster Club. For more information and purchasing tickets, visit the Booster Club website.

Bulldog Bash raises money for WCHS athletics program

By Olivia Yasharoff, Assistant Sports Editor March 1, 2020

Sorry kids, you must be 21 or over to go to the Bulldog Bash, the annual fundraiser for the WCHS athletics department hosted by the Booster Club. The event will take place on Saturday, March 14 at The...

Photo Courtesy of Mia Hazra.

Upcoming NHS Fundraiser

By Emma Chen, Assistant Observations Editor February 8, 2019

The Churchill National Honor Society is hosting a family night Feb. 8 at WCHS in partnership with the Hope for Henry foundation. The organization collects donations that go to ill children in hospitals...

Key Club Fundraiser

Key Club Fundraiser

By Sarah O'Brien, Production Editor October 28, 2015

Montgomery County Key Club hosted an event Oct. 18 for Project Eliminate, which vaccinates mothers and their newborn babies from neonatal and maternal tetanus in developing countries. They raised $1,200,...

The dirt on mulch

By Lauren Roseman, Business Manager April 29, 2015

Nobody understands the saying “April showers bring May flowers” better than the students involved with the annual mulch sale fundraiser.  Although some students feel that selling mulch is too exhausting,...

CHS baseball team dresses up in purple to support pancreatic cancer awareness.

Baseball team hosts fundraiser to raise awareness

By Michael Fox, Editor-in-Chief April 24, 2015

According to, about 46,420 Americans will be diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in the U.S., and over 39,590 will die from the disease. Despite the tragic reality of this disease, the baseball...

Sophomore Jackie Heller performed Riptide by Vance Joy

Class of 2017 raises over $2000 with silent auction

By Emiliana Cardinale, Production Manager April 17, 2015

The class of 2017 held a silent auction fundraiser April 16 from 5:30 to 8 p.m and raised over $2500. Throughout the auction, parents and students were able to bid on items and enjoy the entertainment...

Literary Magazine Fundraiser at Five Guys

Literary Magazine Fundraiser at Five Guys

By Julia Heimlich, Features Editor March 3, 2015

What do burgers, fries and CHS writers have in common? All three will be present at Five Guys in the Potomac Village Feb. 26 from 5 to 9 p.m. Be sure to mention the CHS Literary Magazine at the cash...

Dhingra (center) makes a brief appearance on stage, strumming a ukulele along with the guitar-performing duo Dec. 10.

CHS literary magazine hosts winter concert fundraiser at Cabin John Park

By Julia Heimlich, News Editor December 11, 2014

Had you peeked into Cabin John Park during the early evening of Dec. 10, you would have found a bundled-up group of students laughing, listening to live acoustic and sipping hot cocoa. To raise money...

Best Buddies fundraiser

Best Buddies fundraiser

March 31, 2014

The Best Buddies Club, which focuses on trying to promote kindness, raised $1483 from their Chipotle fundraiser.  The “Cause an Effect” fundraiser helped raise money for the club’s costs, including...

Class of 2014 holds mulch kickoff fundraiser

Class of 2014 holds mulch kickoff fundraiser

By Noah Salzberg, Online Features Editor March 27, 2014

To kick off the annual mulch sale weekend, the class of 2014 had a fundraiser at the Chipotle in Georgetown square March 25. The fundraiser’s intention was to gain extra revenue for the class of 2014’s...

Sophomores running multiple fundraisers

Sophomores running multiple fundraisers

By Yash Nigam, Online Opinions Editor March 27, 2014

The Class of 2016 will be hosting a “Dine-Out Night” at the California Tortilla in Cabin John Mall April 8 in an effort to raise money for their class prom. They also recently ran a fundraiser to sell...

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