One of the most powerful success stories to emerge from the HELP Team's efforts has been the creation of technology summer camps for students in the affected areas.

Organized by the Pearson Foundation in conjunction with Nokia Inc., these "Digital Arts Summer Camps" have given roughly 500 middle-school students from Plaquemines Parish, New Orleans, and Bay St. Louis, Miss., the chance to learn valuable technology skills while also channeling their creativity.

Working together in small teams, camp participants used the latest in cell-phone and computer technologies to script,...

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