Donna Foulkes, a local mother and grandmother, is writing a children’s picture and story book that teaches readers about various forms of energy and the role it plays in their lives.
Start-Up Resources Awarded
Start-up cash ($400)
Communications support: ($75 value)
Mentorship and support from energy experts ($50 value)
Benefits for the Community
The primary goal of the book is to help children in our community and beyond develop informed minds to make sustainable decisions. The writing process also teaches us how to translate energy concepts to many audiences, so that parents and educators can benefit as well.
Lessons Learned from this Project
Never underestimate the benefits of mentorship in a new process. Don’t be afraid to get creative with your ideas and think outside the box because energy touches our lives in many different ways.