Monthly Archives: July 2018

THF Bursary holder update: Kelis Rabley

July 17, 2018


We begin with the news of the outstanding success of a THF bursary holder. Dancer Kelis Rabley applied for a bursary to assist her in travel and equipment needed for her appearance in the Great Britain dance team entered...[more]

The Helen Foundation Awards

July 17, 2018

Summer brings a number of Helen Foundation Award presentations and here we can feature but a sample. Arts Mark Gold Award achieving Newton Abbot College holds a special arts award evening every summer and this year it to...[more]

Dunsford School workshop

July 17, 2018


Dunsford School loves to celebrate the outstanding environment in which the children are growing up.  This summer, with support from THF, Dunsford engaged artist Peter Margerum to work with the children on carving three...[more]

St. Mary’s Buckfast Workshop

July 17, 2018


St. Mary’s are exploring its strong links to Buckfast Abbey which this year celebrates its Millennium.  The Abbey was founded in 1018 and the children have been learning about the history and life of the Abbey. Su...[more]

Christow School Workshop

July 17, 2018


Christow School is flying high!  With support from The Helen Foundation, they selected artist Iola Weir to work with the children during their Arts Week to make kites that would actually fly.  And what an enjoyable and...[more]

Chudleigh School Workshop

July 16, 2018


Chudleigh wished to commemorate Mrs Deer, a much-loved member of staff, with something special. Employing the subsidy available to schools from the Helen Foundation, they engaged artist Bridget Arnold.  Bridget’...[more]

THF Fundraising update – July 2018

July 16, 2018


  The Helen Foundation simply wouldn’t exist without the financial and other support from a very wide range of individuals and organisations.  THF Trustees are very grateful to them all. Scott Richards Winn...[more]