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Sewickley Academy Rallies to Support Teacher and Ukraine

The students, faculty, and staff of Sewickley Academy rallied to show support for the people of Ukraine, and in particular, Global Studies teacher Nataliya DiDomenico, who grew up in the now war-torn country. DiDomenico moved to the U.S. in 2007, and her mother and brother still reside in her homeland. She has been overwhelmed by the outpouring of care and consideration from her school community, which included monetary donations and countless necessities that will be primarily donated through two organizations, DT Care and Brother’s Brother Foundation.

“The support from everyone has been tremendous,” said DiDomenico. “It seems like everyone throughout the entire school wanted to be part of it in any way they could.”

When the threat of war in Ukraine was imminent, DiDomenico offered a seminar for anyone at the Academy interested in learning more about the country, the conflict, and her family. To her surprise, she found her office doo