Monthly Archives: May 2012

In The Belly of the Horse

May 31, 2012

English Touring Opera, who visited the area last year bringing Fantastic Mr Fox to Shaldon School, returned to Teignbridge last month with a brand new project that delighted pupils at Widecombe School. In the Belly of th...[more]

Exminster heads to London

May 31, 2012

Last year, The Helen Foundation supported Exminster School when they took their choir to a major national schools’ event at the Royal Albert Hall. This year, they are travelling to another major event, on this occa...[more]

Fund Raising Round Up – May 2012

May 31, 2012

Widecombe School Widecombe horse mural Jan 2012 – Something very special happened at Widecombe School last month that raised an amazing amount of money for two charities, including The Helen Foundation. The school ...[more]

Patrons Olympic Torch Honour

May 20, 2012

MUSE with the Olympic Torch

Helen Foundation patrons, MUSE, had the exceptional honour of carrying the Olympic Torch over Shaldon Bridge as part of the 8,000 mile progress of the Torch around Britain. Super-group MUSE all knew Helen personally and...[more]

Millie heading for Wimbledon College of Art

May 18, 2012

Art student Milie is heading for the prestigious Wimbledon College of Art. Having successfully applied to The Helen Foundation for a bursary to help with the purchase of art materials, Millie was delighted when the box a...[more]

Helen Foundation Raffle Prize hits the high notes

May 1, 2012

Last year, Shaldon Church Visiting Reader, Don Tucker, won the first prize in the raffle held at the THF benefit Concert in St Peter’s Church, Shaldon. He writes: “On the 15th of April 2011 my wife and I a...[more]

Fund Raising Round Up – May 2012

May 1, 2012

Widecombe School Widecombe horse mural Jan 2012 – Something very special happened at Widecombe School last month that raised an amazing amount of money for two charities, including The Helen Foundation. The school ...[more]

Run for THF – British 10k London 2012

May 1, 2012

The London Run is on! After a very successful Devon-based run in 2011, we are back in London for 2012, joining the The British 10K London event on Sunday 8th July. In the words of the sponsor of this year’s event...[more]

Olympics Up and Running in Teignbridge

May 1, 2012

We reported in the March THF newsletter on the Olympic Banner project and last month saw the greatest number of Helen Foundation sponsored workshops in schools for any one calendar month in its history. To remind you of ...[more]