Tools for Schools Grant Winners

Schacht Spindle Company is pleased to announce the winners of the 2019 Tools for Schools Grant!

The quality of the applicants was very impressive and we would like to thank all of the wonderful programs that applied. Although we couldn’t choose everyone, we believe that these applicants showed exemplary ideas and programs.

The winners are:

The Monforton School in Bozeman, Montana
Hawlemont Regional Public School in Heath, Massachusetts.

Congratulations!

We look forward to seeing how Schacht equipment will benefit these programs and further our grant’s mission of fostering textile education. We’ll be following up with the winners to see what they have been up to!

Schacht Spindle

Schacht Spindle Company, Inc. was founded during the back-to-earth movement of the late 1960's and its accompanying craft resurgence. Their first loom was a simple tapestry loom, a version which they still make today. Over nearly 50 years, Schacht has developed a broad range of high quality hand weaving and hand spinning tools, including their popular Cricket Loom and Ladybug Spinning wheel. Schacht’s mission is to create beautiful and well-designed products that enhance customers’ weaving and spinning experience through innovative problem solving, creative ideas, skilled woodworking and craftsmanship, and friendly, knowledgeable customer service. Schacht’s family owned business is located in Boulder, Colorado.