About Us

Friends of Awakening Spirit School 501(c)3 is a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting the students, families, staff, and overall community of Awakening Spirit Homeschool Collaborative.


IRS-exempt donations of cash, goods, and/or appreciated assets are accepted.


Friends of Awakening Spirit School 501(c)3


Wish List

-dock for pond

-portable stage

-small boathouse/shed

-youth-sized kayak

-outdoor benches for trails and pond

-pegboard for organizing tools

-child-sized ‘real’ tools (hammers, screwdrivers, saws, shovels, etc)

-black dirt for raised garden (spring)


-lots of mulch for our trail system!  

-large landscaping boulders/rocks for playspaces

-sandbox and play sand

-swingset appropriate for ‘big kids’ and adults (sturdy and large)

-rope hammocks & straps

-benches for trails and shoreline

Brush hog mower for clearing land

-grass hay and straw for our goats

-pine bedding for our goats, guinea pigs, and chickens

-honey extractor (2 or 4 frame)

-used iPads and/or apple pencils for digital art (iPad gen 6,7,8 and newer)

-gazebo and/or pergola for outdoor spaces

-clean sheepskins for classroom seating

-infrared sauna (2-4 person) for wellness room

-salt bricks for halotherapy in wellness room

-tiny house on wheels for visitors’ quarters

-outdoor sculptures and statuary for our ‘Art Trail’

-kiln for firing pottery

-freeze dryer for preserving food

-asphalt or concrete paving services for gravel driveway

-food donations: grass fed beef, pasture-raised chicken & pork



Do you want to help a student or family directly make their educational dream come true? 

Friend of AWS 501(3)c is currently setting up a scholarship fund to helps cover membership fees for families in financial need. 

Donations of cash and/or appreciated assets accepted.

Coming Soon…. Friends of AWS Board Member Profiles

President: Carrie A. Mason, JD

Vice President: Bradley A. Purdy, MBA/JD

Treasurer: Stephen D. Morrison, JD

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