Monthly Archives: September 2013

Support Helen’s TriHards

September 29, 2013


The amazing Helen’sTrihards  team are approaching their big day. Set up by Claire and Patrick Twitchin in 2012, this group has been training all year for the Dawlish Triathlon on Sunday 29th September. There are 4...[more]

Keep the flag flying at the London 10k

September 28, 2013


Debbie Clark, Jen Quinlin (all the way from Australia!) and Lee Griffiths were determined to take part in the British 10K London Run on behalf of THF – and they did it! This event is usually a key part of the THF f...[more]

Sculpture is tribute to Katie Lake

September 27, 2013


During the summer, we heard the tragic news that sculptor Katie Lake died in a swimming accident. Katie was an outstanding sculptor who worked with many groups of young people, inspiring and guiding them to create works ...[more]

Helen’s TriHards are ready!

September 26, 2013

After more than a year of training, the big day is approaching for Helen’s TriHards…. On the 29th September at Dawlish Warren, a large team of THF supporters will take part in the Dawlish Triathlon, a sprint ...[more]

Further Fund Raising – September 2013

September 22, 2013

Dawlish Art Group This lovely group of people nominated the charity to benefit from the sale of pictures at their recent art exhibition and sent a cheque for £250!  Thank you so much for your support. Ann Croft and Bet...[more]

Kyle’s Mini Marathon

September 22, 2013

This is a remarkable story. All Saints (Marsh) School, Newton Abbot decided in the summer to hold a fund-raiser for The Helen Foundation – but with a difference.  No simple mufti day for them! Instead, supported ...[more]

School Workshop Roundup – September 2013

September 21, 2013


KENTON ARTS WEEK Kenton School held their Arts Week at the end of the summer term and using their THF subsidy, artist Lucy Jackson was engaged by the school to work with the children on a series of printing and paintings...[more]

Grace had a truly special time

September 20, 2013


Talented local harpist, Grace, attended a harp course this summer supported by a THF  bursary and wrote to Trustees to thank THF for supporting her. “I wanted to say a really massive thank you for giving me the op...[more]