Meet Michael (Video)

January 12, 2016

This video was filmed and produced by Amelia Xanthe, a senior at Friends Central School, who plans to pursue the study of film in college. We thank her for expertly […]

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Alert: Great News

January 5, 2016
How we Help

We received our 501(c)(3) status several weeks ago, and we are excited! What that means, obviously, is that any financial gift donated to Nellie’s Schoolhouse is tax deductible. We need […]

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December 3, 2015

A few weeks back, something remarkable happened as Gus and I and another volunteer, Karyl, and her sweet Labrador retriever, Phoebe, visited the junior high children at Downingtown Middle School […]

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What is Wrong with Us?

November 10, 2015

A few days ago, I heard an awful story on the radio. In Philadelphia, a pit bull was found hanging from a fence, with her pup discovered wandering the streets. […]

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What A Great Dog

October 19, 2015

Gus, my therapy dog, and I visit Downingtown East Middle School every Thursday. Our time there with some wonderful students and teachers is marked by leash walking, grooming, petting and […]

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