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Thank you for visiting the Amy Biehl Foundation Website. We hope you find the site both informative and inspirational. This site is the product of the hard work of Biehl family.
Thank you for visiting the Amy Biehl Foundation Website. We hope you find the site both informative and inspirational. This site is the product of the hard work of Biehl family.
15 years ago, on August 25th, 1993, Amy made her transition from her eventful life on earth to an even larger life of committed service to the under-served and to the hopeful. the Amy Biehl Foundation draws breath and inspiration from....
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Visit our South African site:
http://www.amybiehl.co.za

The Amy Biehl High School was founded in the spirit of Amy Biehl, a young person dedicated to social justice. Using a thematic approach across subject areas, we teach students to apply and demonstrate skills and knowledge and to analyze and address community needs.

The Khayelitsha Golf Driving Range is located in one of the largest townships in South Africa. The range caters to local golf enthusiasts from both Khayelitsha and the...




Click Here for our 2008 Holiday Post Card
August 25th, 2008 will be the 15th anniversary of Amy's death We are asking our friends to donate $15 for 15 years. Click Here to View Postcard You can donate at the bottom of this page, thank you for your support.
Linda Biehl was awarded one of South Africa's highest honor, the Order of Companion of O.R. Tambo was presented to her by President Thabo Mbeki in Pretoria. The President's office cited Linda's "outstanding spirit of forgiveness in the wake of the murder of her daughter and contributing to the promotion of non-racism in post-apartheid South Africa." Past recipients include former U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan and posthumously, to Indian leader Mohandas Gandhi.
July 2008 Newsletter
See the latest news from South Africa. read here
Please see the photos of the ABF's recent activities in Seattle. Click Here
The Amy Biehl Foundation is still in dire need of financial assistance. Your generosity is greatly appreciated.
The ABF would like to thank Mr. Scott Creelman and Spalding for the generous donation of 25 soccer balls to our Sports Program.

The ABF is very appreciative for the donation of ballet slippers, tap and jazz shoes made by Pandre' Shandley and the Accent Dance Studios, Inc. We also thank our former intern Sarah Cotton for her work in this wonderful contribution.
The ABF is proud to announce that Tony Monfiletto has agreed to join our Board of Directors. Tony is the co-founder the Amy Biehl High School in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Tony's commitment to the education and development of young people is well known and respected. The ABF will benefit greatly from Tony's talents.
The following program is being put together by ABF Board Member Lori Markowitz.

Worlds Apart HEARTS Together...Community Building Through Global Understanding.

A special middle school educational program will be taking place May 30th- June 2nd in Seattle, Washington.

The program will engage students from Washington Middle School and the Amy Biehl Foundation in artistic workshops and civic dialogue promoting literacy and creative learning through authentic interactions focusing on cross cultural understanding and community building.

Book It Repertory Theater will be performing and providing artists in residents during the program. The University of Washington students and faculty will additionally be participating.

The students will have the opportunity to learn and share their different cultures and experience constructive engagement. The project will prepare the students to become globally competent citizens recognizing their own responsibilities in the world developing leadership skills. The project will encourage the empowerment of youth to help shape their futures. Through the spirit of Amy, the "Power of One" will develop citizens that will build character and confidence.

For more information contact: info@amybiehl.co.za attention Lori Markowitz.

ABF NEEDS YOUR HELP...

The ABF finds itself at a crossroads; we need to examine our long-term sustainability and direction. This letter outlines our needs along with our plans for the future. Please take time to read it thoroughly and consider our request.

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Donations can be sent to:
Amy Biehl Foundation
P.O. Box 66
San Marcos, CA 92079-0066
Phone: 949.650.5356
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