Monthly Archives: November 2016

#GivingTuesday, GlobalGiving and a moment of gratitude!

On November 29th, GlobalGiving is relaunching their #GivingTuesday program, their eighth such campaign since 2012 to help give not-for-profit arts organizations an extra end of year boost and remind our supporters to keep us in mind this holiday season! Read … Continue reading

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“What children’s books can teach us about the value of art, acceptance, kindness, and the meaning of family” – by Mandela Harmon

From the time my big sister taught me to read I’ve spent my life living in the pages of books.  I didn’t grow up in a family that could afford books, or time to read to me, and if not … Continue reading

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The Impact of the Arts on Literacy Development

Several studies have linked the impact of arts with the development of language arts skills and literacy skills. Arts integration programs implemented in schools across a period as short as a few months have been shown to improve students’ abilities … Continue reading

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