Promote positive youth development among underserved youth through engagement in arts, cultural, and other unique programs that provide sequential opportunities to participate over an extended period of time.
- Significantly increase mastery of program-specific competencies and developmentally appropriate life skills
- Prepare participants to transition successfully to post-secondary and/or professional opportunities, including employment in the creative economy
The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art
To support an arts intensive, college-preparatory program for New York City high school students from underserved communities
Mind-Builders Creative Arts Company, Inc.
$75,000 (over two years)
To provide instructional classes, youth leadership activities, and arts-based crisis intervention programs for children and youth in the Bronx
NYC Salt, Inc.
$130,000 (over two years)
To help support capacity building efforts that advance plans for long-term organizational sustainability and program expansion
Row New York, Inc.
$120,000 (over two years)
For general operating support