Fundraising update: Adam ‘The Birdman’ Bird

November 15, 2018

Adam Bird, a young teacher, set out to run 52 half marathons in one year in support of THF – and he is on the verge of completing this remarkable feat of sheer guts, persistence and determination.  He is still fun...[more]

Latest update: Flying Ellen

November 15, 2018


We featured Ellen in our September newsletter as she anticipated jumping out of an aeroplane and 15,000 feet and parachuting back to earth – all to benefit THF. Nerving herself, she launched  out strapped to her i...[more]

Storytelling at Stokeinteignhead

October 7, 2018

Trustees received a real treat when they opened the THF post-holiday summer mail to find a huge thank you card sent by children from Stokeinteignhead School following a terrific THF workshop day with storyteller Clive Pi...[more]

Art and Emotions at Chudleigh Knighton School

October 7, 2018


Artist Monica Shanta Brown worked with Chudleigh Knighton children on an ambitious and successful arts project last term. Head of Teaching and Learning Kate Collins writes: “We are so grateful to The Helen Foundat...[more]

The Helen Foundation Award – Liam Carew

October 7, 2018

Gatehouse Primary Academy – Liam Carew for Performing Arts The Helen Foundation Award is presented in Teignbridge schools to the young person who has shown, in their school’s own judgement, “best endeav...[more]