Education in Children’s Shelter – CSGC Grant
Arriving at the Children's Shelter for kids from dysfunctional families I had to reorganize the project to fit the real needs of the kids who didn't possess the fundamental skills of reading and writing.
Southampton Fresh Air Home x CSGC Cooking!
This week we used the vegetables to hold a cooking class!
Camp Barnes Recap — CSGC Grant
This year’s Camp Barnes hosted by Special Olympics Delaware (SODE) was a fun and exciting one! Our athletes arrived around 11 am on August 3rd, and we kicked off the camp with Camp Olympic— a light hearted event at the camp where two cabins (one girl cabin and one...
Athletics, Academics, and Assimilation – CSGC grant continued
In my first Grant post, I laid out the aspects of athletics and assimilation in the events that I organize for children at a local center for immigrants in Amersfoort. While most kids at their age associate summer with eternal fun, my first post described my efforts to provide...
Earle-Mendillo Grant: Poverty Assistance and Environmental Education
This summer, I was given the opportunity by the Earle-Mendillo grant donors to help alleviate poverty in Jamaican public schools and educate students on environmental concerns in Jamaica.
Welcome to Our New Faculty!
Please take a moment to look over our 2019 new faculty bios and photographs…and, when you see any of them on campus, do offer them a greeting and good wishes for the new school year! Our New Faculty
CSGC Grant – Friendship in Haiti
Arriving to the worksite on the initial day of building, I could never have imagined the kinds of connections I would be making throughout the construction process of a house. On the first day, we began by nailing wooden planks together to create a sturdy frame. A small girl...
CSGC Grant: Youth Environmental Education at Tenafly Nature Center
Monday, 8/12, marked my first day as a camp counselor at the Tenafly Nature Center (TNC) in Tenafly, New Jersey. TNC’s mission statement includes preserving 400 wooded acres on top of the beautiful Palisades cliffs, promoting biodiversity, and establishing a strong connection between the local community and the natural...
Dear Deerfield Community, The Massachusetts Department of Public Health’s mosquito surveillance program recently documented a local mosquito as carrying West Nile Virus (WNV). While news of this sort understandably raises concern, it is not surprising for our area during this time of year and with the recent rainy and...
“Plant-A-Seed, Gain the World” – CSGC
Plant a seed, gain the world... one of this year's Plant-A-Seed English Summer Camp mottos.