Little Known Help Zone: Giving Children What They Need is Little Known Help Zone’s monthly classroom project that combines advocacy, action, and legacy to make sustainable change in America’s education system.
Here are our updates from November:
-We are still looking for our November classroom to sponsor, we have lots of supplies to give!
-On December 6th, shop LKHZ at the Bryn Mawr Staff Association Craft Fair! This is in the Great Hall from 10-2.
-Our Pink Zebra Fundraiser is still going on, shop here! We get 40% of the money raised! https://www.pinkzebrahome.com/hjfoster/Order.asp?partyid=237878
-LKHZ is developing a coloring book to be sold to support our classroom project. This book is also a story that encourages children to engage in service projects and move our world forward! We are looking for investors for this project.
On Wednesday, October 18th, we visited Washington Elementary in Allentown.
First, Makenna spent time with Ms. Emert’s classroom, reading Wonder to the students and making candy corn man crafts. This was August’s Classroom Donation.
Next, she delivered $75 of donations to Ms. Sprang’s 2nd grade classroom, September’s Classroom Donation.
Finally, she delivered $75 of supplies to Ms. Huff’s 2nd grade classroom and read The Little Old Lady that Wasn’t Scared of Anything. This was October’s Classroom Donation.
It was a wonderful time spreading supplies and assisting these classrooms while having fun!
This month, we will be donating to Ms. Huff’s 2nd grade classroom at Washington Elementary. There are 22 students, 15 girls and 7 boys. We will be giving her classroom some communal supplies as well as each child a personal kit with donations from Myndology and Pilot.
We will be visiting on Wednesday, October 18th to read books to the classrooms and drop off the supplies!
Today we want to share with you an incredibly generous and kid donation sponsorship by Myndology for our classroom donation project! Myndology was kind enough to send us a very large box full of a variety of their products, and opening it was like Christmas morning. With over 50 notecard packs, over 70 notebooks, and 36 scheduling pads just to start, this will make sure our students each month are prepared to take on the school year.
Myndology is well known for their ringed notecard sets, which is used for organization at Little Known Help Zone. They also make amazing ringed notebooks and sticky notes. Check out their site here to order some for yourself, the paper quality is amazing and the products are innovative and come in incredibly fun colors.
Pilot, an incredibly well known pen company, was kind enough to send Little Known Help Zone 2 boxes of pen samples to use for our classroom project. This was incredibly generous of them and these pens will go to great use. We thank Pilot for their generousity, and these pens will be donated to our next classroom, stay tuned for the announcement!
Check Pilot out and pick up some amazing pens yourself.
Colored paper is a great way for students to interact with handouts in the classroom. It makes things more fun, more engaging, and improves interaction. Ms. Emert’s classroom was in need of the colored paper to print her worksheets and handouts on. This can become quite expensive, but Little Known Help Zone was incredibly fortunate to receive a donation of a large pack of Astrobright paper from Neenah paper. This was a very generous donation and will be delivered with Ms. Emert’s craft kits and soap for the new school year.
Check out their website here! http://www.neenahpaper.com/
One of our donors for Ms. Emert’s classroom was Method Home. Method was kind enough to donate 5 coupons for hand soap for her classroom. She normally has to buy her own hand soap for her class sink, but these great soaps will make all the difference. Thank you again to Method!
Check them out here https://methodhome.com/