Tygart Valley Homestead School

$520 of $1.0M goal

Raised by 10 people in 25 months
Debbyk Weese
on behalf of Thomas Rennix
 DAILEY, WV
Hello friends!  We, the citizens of Dailey, East Dailey and Valley Bend communities are in need of your help.  Our local elementary school, Homestead School, is the last functioning school built during the Franklin Roosevelt Administration "New Deal" era.  Our school was built in 1939 by the USDA, as part of Eleanor Roosevelt's plan to help struggling families during the Great Depression.  Our School is the hub for activities in our small community, and we ask you to join us in our effort to save our school.  Homestead School needs a new roof, and several other updates to bring it up to current code standards.  Due to the current economic conditions in our region, there is no government funding available to address these issues.  Our local parents, alumni, teachers and concerned citizens are coming together as a group, committed to raising the necessary funds to ensure the proper maintenance and needed repairs, to prevent the closing of Homestead School.  We ask for your help to Save Our School!  Please help us spread the word!  Thank you!
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HOMESTEAD AND VALLEY HEAD COMMUNITIES
Thu, September 22, 2016 @ 6:00PM

HOMESTEAD AND VALLEY HEAD COMMUNITIES: A meeting will be conducted at 6 p.m. Sept. 22 in the cafeteria at Tygarts Valley High School. Superintendent Pam Hewitt and Board Member Amanda Smith will discuss possible closure of Homestead Elementary and Valley Head Elementary schools. Free pizza, chips and drinks, provided by the Tygart Valley Homestead Association, will be served at 5:30 p.m.
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Hello friends! We, the citizens of Dailey, East Dailey and Valley Bend communities are in need of your help. Our local elementary school, Homestead School, is the last functioning school built during the Franklin Roosevelt Administration "New Deal" era. Our school was built in 1939 by the USDA, as part of Eleanor Roosevelt's plan to help struggling families during the Great Depression. Our School is the hub for activities in our small community, and we ask you to join us in our effort to save our school. Homestead School needs a new roof, and several other updates to bring it up to current code standards. Due to the current economic conditions in our region, there is no government funding available to address these issues. Our local parents, alumni, teachers and concerned citizens are coming together as a group, committed to raising the necessary funds to ensure the proper maintenance and needed repairs, to prevent the closing of Homestead School. We ask for your help to Save Our School! Please help us spread the word! Thank you!
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Denise Taylor
24 months ago

I only wish I was in a position to where I could participate in such a good cause, ... I surely would ,I do wish and hope this works ,good luck to all

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$520 of $1.0M goal

Raised by 10 people in 25 months
Created July 22, 2016
Debbyk Weese
on behalf of Thomas Rennix
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13 months ago
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14 months ago
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14 months ago
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joanne dougherty vaughan
16 months ago

Wonderful memories of a great school that means so much to the community.

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Anonymous
25 months ago
$50
Debbyk Weese
25 months ago

Let's get this party started

Denise Taylor
24 months ago

I only wish I was in a position to where I could participate in such a good cause, ... I surely would ,I do wish and hope this works ,good luck to all

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