Girls be Heard
A not for profit theatre collective and educational program, Girls Be Heard provides a safe environment for girls to write, direct and perform theatre productions. The girls focus on issues associated with their lives under the guidance of professionals.
Project Male is designed to support work with struggling male students, particularly those of single mothers with peer mediation, and the enforcement of social values and respect for self and others. Students gain exposure to forums that affect their lives directly. Professionals ranging from judges, law enforcement, motivational speakers, entrepreneurial young men and other also conduct workshops to aid in their work.
The Brooklyn Academy of Music pairs students with art professionals to go behind the scenes at NYC cultural institutions, attend executive brown bag lunches and follow a production from start to finish. The relationships with BAM staff and other interns last a lifetime.
Move This World
Move This World is a global nonprofit that uses creative movement as a vehicle to transform conflict, violence and bullying in communities. Recognizing that an individuals in motion can ignite a global movement, MTW focuses specifically on empowering citizens with the social and emotional skills needed to create peace within themselves. In their interactions and in their communities.