Monthly Archives: October 2014

Two unstoppable ladies

October 24, 2014


Helen Sargent Helen Sargent is never one to duck a challenge and when she sets her mind to achieving her goals, nothing stops her.  This time it was to take part in the 10K open water swim in the River Dart – and...[more]

Gardner Family Concert – Just Brillliant!

October 24, 2014


Ben Gardner is an exceptionally talented 16 year old musician, highly skilled on both viola and piano. He received a Helen Foundation bursary to help purchase a viola to further his studies at the Royal College of Music....[more]

Helen Foundation Awards

October 24, 2014

This time of the year is when many schools award their Helen Foundation Award to the young person showing “best endeavour in the arts”. One of the earliest to notify us was a school where, very unusually, th...[more]

New School Year – new offers from THF

October 24, 2014

As the new school year starts, THF makes an offer to every state-funded school in Teignbridge. Below are extracts the letter we sent out last month so you can see what schools can do with THF funding: Helen Foundation of...[more]

School Support

October 24, 2014

Cockwood School ran a special sponsored summer art event where children paid £1 and were given a ball of clay to model a head and, after firing, paint it!  They raised £51 for THF.  At a recent special charities asse...[more]