Collaborative Mini-Grants 2008-2009 Mini-Grants Applicants Project Description Funding Provided Sara Lovat, Hancock Social Worker & Whitney Klein, Hamline Student Social Work Intern Placement -- Whitney Klein worked under Sara Lovat to complete semester-long internship. Whitney worked with HH students individually, in small groups, and in the classroom. Work-study funding for internship. Kay Le, Hancock Nurse/ Whitney Klein, Hamline Student, Jessica Katorski, Hamline Apartment Manager Connecting Campuses Through Coats --Coordinated a coat drive for both HU and HH in order to provide winter coats for HH students. New coats, supplies, fliers, large boxes. Cat Polivoda and Adam Vetvick, Hamline Students/ Nancy Gammel, Hancock Family Liaison Youth VOICE Students as Mentors to Hancock Youth -- HU students brought the students they mentor at McVay Youth Partnership to mentor HH students. Markers and sports equipment. Craig Anderson, Hancock Curriculum Coordinator and Liaison to the Collaboration, Ron Woodbury, Hancock PE Teacher, Coach Bonnie, Adaptive PE teacher/ Frank Vaccaro, Hamline Swim Coach Swimming Lessons -- Provided swim lessons for 5th and 6th graders. Life guards, swimming teachers. Glynis Grostephan, and Earth Day Festival Committee (Hancock Teachers): Carol Schjei, Kristen Polanski, Joel Engstrom, and Fawn Nguyen 11th Annual Hancock-Hamline Collaborative Earth Day Festival -- Increased participation of Hamline students and staff to showcase our Hancock-Hamline collaborations. SnowKone machine rental, cups and syrup, weather balloon and globes (nametags/stickers).