Here is Chloe’s story in her own words: I have always had a dream to be in the arts and now at 10 years old I am very serious about it. When I grow up, I hope to make my … Read More
The mission of Art Start is to nurture the voices, hearts and minds of NYC’s underserved youth through consistent, creative workshops inside homeless shelters, alternative to incarceration programs and partnering youth agencies. Art Start began in the spring of 1991 … Read More
Youth Stories: Claribelle Pagan Members of The Possibility Project make art, but The Possibility Project isn’t about art. Or, better said, it’s not about art as a finished product; rather it’s about the process of making art, and what the … Read More
Mark DeGarmo Dance (MDD) has worked in partnership programs with 25 NYC schools since 1991 and teaches 1,500 multicultural students annually. We establish multi-year partnerships with schools to provide Pre-K to Grade 5 students with 16 to 32-week dance programs … Read More
by Jessica Bynoe, Executive Director Recently, I have participated in numerous conversations about building culture: group culture, organizational culture, workplace culture and community culture. One of the biggest themes in these conversations tends to be “how do we do it.” Sometimes, … Read More
This is a video explaining the heart of our work featuring our Executive Director, Jess Bynoe, and some of our past and present grantees.