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Class of 1969, Thornwell School

The protagonist in Ariel’s Island grew up at a fictional orphanage named Thornwood. I grew up in the very real Thornwell Orphanage, and that experience has had a profound effect on my life. Several years ago the school at Thornwell had to close for financial reasons, but now a group of dedicated people have reopened it as a charter school. But Thornwell School needs our help to meet the promise of a great education for the children at Thornwell and the surrounding area. 


I am giving 10% of after tax profits of Ariel’s Island to Thornwell School to help it rebuild its library. I hope you will join me in this effort! Please follow the link to Thornwell School to see how you can help: 


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