Goethe’s famous adage ‘Be bold and mighty forces will come to your aid’ was certainly visible across our incredible school this term as many students boldly accepted the challenges set before them, with the support from our mighty school community indeed coming to their aid.
Over the past ten years, Engadine High has sponsored Hamaz from Ethiopia through Plan International. Our school watched as he progressed through school, and now that he has finished, we wished to help give another child and their community the same opportunities.
On the 14th August, the Year 8 SRC received a letter from the Mark Hughes Foundation (MHF) congratulating us on our wonderful achievement of raising over $1000 for the Beanie for Brian Cancer Campaign! Written by Mark Hughes, the letter thanks us and states that they are “delighted to announce we have reached an amazing 2 million dollars and counting.” We are so glad to hear that our donation will help advance brain cancer research.