** 9/9/16 Event Update from CaribUnited**
Equinox September 2016 Event:It is with the greatest sadness that due to unforeseen circumstances we have to cancel this year’s Equinox “The Formal All-Inclusive” event. All who had made advance purchases for the event will receive a full refund.This cancellation without a doubt is a sad moment within our team and we hope to reseed this dream another time so that it may blossom properly. As we deal with this disappointment, we are reminded that there are many paths to the same objective! As such we are continuing to support our communities’ children with emotional disabilities, as well as those with social emotional and learning challenges. How?Provided below is a link we would like you to use to support The Foundation Schools and the Children. When completing your donation, kindly write in the comments box “CaribUnited Equinox”. This will help the school to properly capture the communities that are supporting the special school.So! Please donate what you can and mention “CaribUnited Equinox:”To my Team, Rosemarie Cheewah, Kathleen Tomkins, Dr. Sheneka Horne and Tina Berridge thank you guys for great team work and support….To our sponsors, BOOM Audio Services, CinemagiX , Kid Mix Photography and the Lake Presidential club thank you for your Sponsorship, support and interest in our event and especially in the children for whom we all labored with joy.On behalf of Equinox, we hope to see you at our next wonderful fundraising event. We truly apologize for not being able to proceed with this event, but rest assured: there will be more to come from Equinox because… We Do It best Together!!!!Sincerely,The Equinox TeamAgain, to donate directly to The Foundations Schools click on https://www.givedirect.org/
donate/?cid=4775. And remember to mention CaribUnited Equinox!
Celebrate the end of Summer by attending the 2017 Equinox fundraiser presented by our community partners, CaribUnited! Proceeds will benefit our students with emotional disabilities, autism spectrum disorder and intellectual disabilities.
“Proceeds will go to supporting a cause near and dear to our hearts”
Click HERE to purchase tickets online
In addition to their emotional and behavioral challenges, 80 percent of our students live in poverty and face overwhelming obstacles such as homelessness and family instability. By
The event will include a beautiful scenic view, live music and a variety of international cuisine!
The Foundation Schools’ annual benefit was held on Thursday, March 30 at The University of Maryland Riggs Alumni Center. The event raised vital funds and awareness of the impact The Foundation Schools has on students’ lives. This year’s program featured Rajon Jackson, an alumnus of The Foundation School of Montgomery County. This video, created by […]
Please join us at our 2017 Benefit as we “Build a Foundation to Empower the Future” with an exciting silent auction, special guests, student performances, fantastic student art and more! Sponsorship opportunities available on our sponsor page. Please contact Kelli Kunert at firstname.lastname@example.org or 301-881-0078 for more information. For contributions of $500 or more, donors are eligible to receive Maryland […]
Friends of The Foundation Schools, Save the date for The Foundation Schools 2017 Benefit and plan to join us as we “Build a Foundation to Empower the Future!” with an exciting silent auction, special guests, student performances, fantastic student art and more! Please contact Kelli Kunert at email@example.com or 301-881-0078 for more information. Sponsorship opportunities available on our […]
This time of year can be particularly difficult for our students and families in need, as more than 80 percent live below the poverty line. However, we have the power the brighten their holidays by supporting the 2016 TFS Holiday Drive! For a list of drop-off locations, please email Sara Beegoo at SBeegoo@foundationschools.org To download and share […]
#EmpowertheFuture success of our students with emotional and behavioral disabilities by providing them with career and college opportunities and resources through the *Career Connections program! Will you help? More than 80 percent of The Foundation Schools students from across the greater Washington area live in poverty, but today you can bridge the gap to ensure […]
Click HERE to download the official flyer Click HERE to download the donation form You can donate online by visiting: https://www.givedirectcharity.org/donate/?cid=4775 (Select “Foundation Links” as the program area as the Drive is coordinated through this program for students who lack basic needs and therapeutic support) Thank you for your support of our students!
“It is with great sadness that we inform you of the passing of Dr. John Meeks, the Founder of The Foundation Schools. He passed away at his home in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Dr. Meeks, the inspiration and founder of The Foundation Schools, was devoted to the mission of our programs and a champion of the students we serve. He left behind a […]
On June 23, The Foundation School of Montgomery County commencement speaker and alumni, Rajon Jackson, reflected on his time at The Foundation Schools by commending the staff for not letting him internalize the negativity which surrounded him. “I was labeled the bad kid, a trouble maker and not smart…So, since I heard those things all the time I […]
First Lady Yumi Hogan with TFS student Yasmeine Ford Photo Credit: Office of Governor Larry Hogan On May 2, 2016 Maryland’s First Lady Yumi Hogan hosted the First Lady’s Mental Health Awareness Youth Art Display in Annapolis. This event featured talented student artwork with themes highlighting the importance of mental health awareness. The Foundation […]