Project Connect is a partnership between the Hilton Head Island-Bluffton Chamber of Commerce and local schools to help teachers get supplies or services.
HILTON HEAD ISLAND ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Fifth-grade teacher Jeannie Eisele recently had her wish for two-pocket folders, thin dry-erase markers and five pairs of scissors granted by Fred Dasheveski. First-grade teacher Emily Harrison recently had her wish for class snacks, Crayola markers, Clorox wipes and books for the classroom granted by David Mudwilder of A Taste of Hilton Head. Literacy coach Lori Soergel recently had her wish granted for two packs of clear sheet protectors granted by Fred Dasheveski.
HILTON HEAD ISLAND HIGH SCHOOL Principal Amanda O'Nan recently had her wish for Cloroz wipes, paper towels and healthy snacks for after-school tutoring granted by Fred Dasheveski. Ninth-grade teacher Kathy Sharfenberg recently had her wish for graph paper, paper towels, pencils and disenfecting wipes granted by Fred Dasheveski.
HILTON HEAD ISLAND MIDDLE SCHOOL Sixth- and seventh-grade teacher Janis Traynor recently had her wish for white copy paper, markers, Sharpie markers and a class set of rulers granted by Fred Dasheveski. Seventh- and eighth-grade teacher Sara Beachofsky recently had her wish for reams of loose-leaf paer and scissors granted by Fred Dasheveski.
HILTON HEAD ISLAND ELEMENTARY SCHOOL FOR THE CREATIVE ARTS Gretchen Mando, first grade: subscription to Scholastic News for Kids (Grade 2 edition) and/or Time for Kids (Grade 2 edition); enough magazines for 25 children Cindy Strandt, second grade: two splitters and four sets of headphones (not earbuds) for laptop computers Sandra Bowerman, second and third grades, literacy: 30 black and white marbled composition books Michelle Brockway, fourth grade, gifted and talented program: electric three-hole punch; classroom scanner
BLUFFTON MIDDLE SCHOOL Meg Hendy, school nurse: laundry soap; hair brushes; combs; hair ties; girls' and boys' underwear child sizes 10-20, adult sizes small, medium and large; roller laundry basket
HILTON HEAD ISLAND ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Connie Boswell-Smith, second grade, social studies and science: Flip video camera
Businesses or residents interested in providing the goods or services can contact Janie Treon at 843-785-3673, ext. 373, or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.