Stories

Stories

A selection of H.E.L.P. the Charity success stories

H.E.L.P. Supports Called to Gather’s Homeschool Program

Fawna Weets from Called to Gather Homeschool Association recently wrote to thank us for our donation. She said, “On behalf of the Called to Gather Homeschool Co-op (Association), I am writing to thank you for your generous grant. We were awarded $250 from Figaro’s pizza, located in Rochester, Washington. The grant will help keep registration…

Providing Cedar Park Middle School’s Band with Instruments

Jenn Stone, Cedar Park Middle School Choir and Band Director, recently wrote to thank us for our donation. She said, “I want to send a big thank you to H.E.L.P., The Charity for providing the Cedar Park Middle School Band with three new instruments! So many families at our school struggle financially to make ends meet….

H.E.L.P. Supports Families Through Family Education

Family Building Blocks, Rich Schultz, Board Chair and Patrice Altenhofen, Executive Director, recently wrote to thank us for our donation. They said, “Thank you for your generous support of Family Building Blocks in 2021, our 24th year! Because of you, children fill our Therapeutic Classrooms daily, Home Visitors support families where they live, and parents receive…

An incentive for Henry L Slater grade school

H.E.L.P., the Charity, awarded a grant to Henry L Slater Grade School. The school in Burns, Oregon wanted to incentivize students’ attendance, behavior and academics.  The last two years have been very trying for the school with COVID. “We are very excited to have this grant money to support, encourage and reward student growth in…

HELPing Sheridan High School Basketball

Steven Grauer, Sheridan High School Boys Basketball Coach, recently wrote to thank us for our donation. He said, “At Sheridan High School so many of our students come from low income families who struggle at times. This is something that myself and my other coaches do not make excuses for. We pride ourselves on raising money…

Grant helps Cameras for Kids at Creswell Middle School

Julie Johansen, Creswell Middle School Principal, says, “Thank you so much for the grant for our “Cameras for Kids” project at Creswell Middle School. With your grant we were able to purchase two cameras, camera bags, and memory cards to be used in our Photography Elective Classes and Yearbook Elective. In years past, students did…

Independence Elementary tunes up

Figaro’s Pizza presented a check to the gym teacher at Independence Elementary School this morning in the amount of $559.94 for a Bluetooth music system.

HELP supports two summer programs

Cloverdale Elementary School just received a $500 grant to for their summer reading camp from Figaro’s Pizza of Aumsville. The school also received a donation of $500 for their Lego Robotics Summer Program.   

Pulaski High School receives H.E.L.P.

Thank you so much for donating $300 to the English 11 course revisions at Pulaski High School. We have focused on American inspiration, community improvements, and advocating against global injustices with students throughout this course. With the grant funds, we are able to expand our classroom libraries to update nonfiction resources and to increase novels on topics…