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Curricular Relief from the Home School Foundation

Vol. 103, Prg. 1–5
February 21–25, 2011

Can you still homeschool if you can’t afford to buy expensive curriculum? The Home School Foundation’s Curriculum Relief Fund is working to make sure that the answer to that question is “Yes!” for every family. This week on the program, HSLDA President Mike Smith talks with Elizabeth Smith and two families who received grants from the Foundation. Find out how becoming part of the Foundation’s work can bless you and others!

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Blessing Homeschoolers in a Practical Way
Curriculum Relief Fund
Timely Help
A Grant on the Go
Hands that Give


Elizabeth SmithElizabeth Smith
Elizabeth Smith, wife of Home School Legal Defense Association President Mike Smith, taught three of her four children at home from 1981 to 1996, when the youngest entered college. For over 25 years, Elizabeth’s practical wisdom has encouraged audiences at homeschool conferences, symposiums, and women’s retreats throughout the United States. Michael and Elizabeth have appeared several times on Focus on the Family’s radio program.

Elizabeth is the director of development for the Home School Foundation and serves on the board of directors of Breakthrough Intercessors Prayer Ministry. She is also a founding board member of the National Black Home Educators and teaches women’s Bible studies at her local church. She serves as an area director for the Virginia auxiliary to Gideons International. Elizabeth has lobbied on pro-family issues in her state capitol and in Washington, D.C., for the National Center for Home Education since 1993.

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