Stories From The Field: Meet Fatima

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Since 2015, Fatima has been attending high school on a scholarship from Project Schoolhouse.  She is about to enter her 4th year of high school (out of 5).   Her grades are incredible and she continues to excel academically.In September, she sent a charming letter that we’d like to share with you:— Original Letter ––Dirigiéndome a ustedes project schoolhouse con respeto y …

Impact Report: Doubling our reach in 2018

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December 27, 2018 We are excited to share news of our 2018 impact with you!   For the first time, we expanded our programs to working in  two communities simultaneously.   This is a huge milestone for Project Schoolhouse which we could not have done without the support of our generous donors and partner foundations.  In partnership with the City …

Black Tooth Brewing Company: Can Beer Save the World?

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But really – can beer save the world? To tackle this question we spoke with Jesse Woods, General Manager of the Black Tooth Brewing Company in Sheridan, Wyoming. Pioneers of Sheridan’s first modern-day microbrewery, Black Tooth wants to put Wyoming on the national craft beer map. Along the way they have committed to investing back into the local community, supporting …

Sheridan Delegation Travels to San José el Paraíso

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If you’ve traveled internationally, you probably know that the hardest part is often just getting there. There’s the preparation, the documents, the scramble to learn a few key phrases, then the actual travel. But for eight teachers who journeyed to San José el Paraíso this past March, the toughest part was not getting from Wyoming to the farthest reaches of …

Partnership Increases Impact: Project Schoolhouse, Financial Freedom Foundation Form Global Alliance

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Over the past several months Project Schoolhouse (PSH) has been developing a partnership with the Financial Freedom Foundation (FFF), a group based out of Melbourne, Australia. FFF has helped renovate and expand the PSH office in Río Blanco, improving accommodations for students traveling for “el Sabatino” (Saturday high school). They also donated laptops for a pilot program at the Escuela …

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Alpha Phi Omega – Tau: Students Transformed Through Service

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When a group of strangers offers to raise money for your organization, the obvious answer is yes. When they are students from a fraternity — “millennials”, some would say dismissively — and they send you $4,500, you start asking questions. Soon you discover that the co-ed “brothers” of Alpha Phi Omega (APO) are not your typical college kids. They are …