Inspired by Finding Perfect and “Angst,” Hope Taylor (a student!) designed and was awarded a grant to enhance bathrooms with motivational and inspirational quotes for kids with anxiety or just anyone that needs a positive boost. Noting that bathrooms at school often become sanctuaries, an escape from pressure, Hope came to CEEF with a proposal: Why not paint them with positive sayings and encouraging words? CEEF is proud of the initiative and ambition of this student-led grant, and the awareness it brings to mental health. Hope’s grant is part of the Thompson Mental Health Initiative.
Read what the Portland Press Herald had to say about “Inspired Spaces”!