Monthly Archives: September 2012

School Workshop Round Up – September 2012

September 30, 2012

Newton Abbot College wood carving

The summer ended in a blaze of Helen Foundation-sponsored workshops in schools across Teignbridge. Here’s just a flavour of two of them: Newton Abbot College Sculptor Stefan Jennings ran intensive wood-carving wor...[more]

Further Fund Raising – September 2012

September 30, 2012

Teignmouth Golf Club Captain’s Charity Day in July was very well supported with 41 teams competing in a best two from four stableford format. Captain Glyn Kneebone said that he was delighted with the fantastic supp...[more]

THF Awards Ceremonies – September 2012

September 30, 2012

A goodly number of Helen Foundation Awards are presented in schools every summer to those who, in the view of each school’s staff, show “most endeavour in the arts”. This doesn’t necessarily mean ...[more]

The Puzzlejigs success

September 29, 2012

The Helen Foundation provided financial awards to 8 children in the Teignmouth area, whose family circumstances made them eligible for a bursary, thus allowing them to take part in an exciting musical drama project ove...[more]

The Bishop Rocks!

September 1, 2012

Kerry, Barry and family are the new hosts at the Bishopsteignton pub, The Bishop John de Grandisson. Hearing of the August Bank Holiday traditional barbeque and music fund-rasier for The Helen Foundation, they very willi...[more]

“The Best 10 Days of My Life”

September 1, 2012

Tom C Evans successfully applied for a Helen Foundation bursary to assist with costs of his hard-won place at the National Youth Theatre. Recently back home, he writes:  “I can definitively say that the 10 days ...[more]