“It was a truly amazing experience to talk to these elementary school students…They were looking for solutions at such a young age and it was inspiring. I am in awe of their civic mindedness and encouraged to know that young people…are so willing to give of their time and energy to help others in need.”
– Elizabeth O’Connor, Dome Project
When it comes to partnerships with schools, you get out what you put in. When you reach out to schools, students are likely to invite you to visit them. And when you visit, you have the opportunity to educate students (and receive grants!). By appreciating their hard work, you’ll also experience many rewards, and you can look forward to a lasting partnership!
These tips will help you R.E.A.P. the benefits of the Penny Harvest. Although every partnership is different, this 12-month calendar gives you a rough idea of where these steps fit into the Penny Harvest year.