Umbrella Project raises income for propagandize reserve and technology
April 22, 2015 - School Supplies
PHOENIX (3TV) –
A organisation of Valley high propagandize students is anticipating to assistance other kids by offered umbrellas. It’s called a Umbrella Project, and 3TV’s Ryan O’Donnell assimilated us from Verrado High School to explain what it is all about.
This year a Umbrella Project targeted La Guaria Elementary School in Costa Rica to lift supports for record and propagandize supplies. Schools from Arizona, New York and Costa Rica have embellished over 100 umbrellas with a theme: “One World in Harmony.”
These umbrellas, and an additional 100 umbrellas, will be displayed and given adult for a $50 donations during an eventuality during Hillside in Sedona, Apr 24, 25 and 26.
A organisation of eleven students from a Agua Fria HS District only returned from an extraordinary outing to Costa Rica to coach and paint umbrellas with a students of La Guaria Elementary School in Costa Rica. Our students had a eventuality to learn about a pleasing Costa Rican enlightenment and also advantage an appreciation for their possess preparation here in a United States.
The Umbrella Project is a 503C non-profit tellurian children’s art beginning that was founded by Hilda Brown 25 years ago. The Umbrella Project’s idea is to learn children that they can make a disproportion in a universe by art and service.
The idea is to maintain children’s creativity and to beget supports by their art for estimable endeavors that advantage children, families, and communities around a world. The Umbrella Project targets a means and chooses a thesis that inspires creativity. Children afterwards paint one of a kind umbrellas that support a means and theme. An eventuality is afterwards hold where a umbrellas are given adult for a concession to lift supports for a predesignated cause.
Children advantage a voice and self-respect by meaningful that a income lifted with their artistic creations will advantage other children worldwide.