A Very Special Birthday!
Written by: Team PoP July 8th, 2012
Happy birthday to a huge PoP supporter, Sophia Bush! Today is a really special day for Sophia, not just because she’s turning 30, but also because for her birthday this year she decided to raise $30,000 for Pencils of Promise in order to build a school! Read more about her special day and special gift below!
Written by: Team PoP June 21st, 2012
One Tree Hill and now Partners actress, Sophia Bush, has been a huge friend and supporter of Pencils of Promise, and we are so thankful for her! At the Young Hollywood Awards this past Thursday, Sophia was honored with the Bing Philanthropy Award for all of the ways she’s given back. Read more about it below…
Xeabaj, Guatemala Gets a New Primary School With The Help of Some Special Friends!
Written by: Team PoP May 25th, 2012
On Monday, May 21st, the community of Xeabaj, Guatemala and Pencils of Promise inaugurated a primary school thanks to the generous support of Andrew Bachman and Robert E. Dickey. Prior to this build, Xeabaj had two deteriorating classrooms with dirt floors, which would turn to mud during the rainy season. Luckily, the school was completed [...]
PoP Pic – December 13th, 2011
Written by: Team PoP December 13th, 2011
The beautiful Sophia Bush — who also hosted our first Pencils of Promise Gala — stopped by the PoP Office for a Lunch and Learn! Having returned from a recent trip to Laos with PoP founder Adam Braun, Sophia shared about her experience and how she got involved in social causes. Sophia Bush uses her fame [...]