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Nine years ago, drawchange entered into existence. In those nine years, we have impacted over 9,000 children! Jennie Lobato, founder and CEO, has not only initiated programs in Atlanta, but she has also inspired and empowered leaders in other cities, … Continue reading

Community partnerships are one of the key components that drawchange strives on. Recently, we engaged in a project where the children created their own placemats for meals. The children drew their favorite foods, and the ingredients were the things that … Continue reading

The concept of ‘home’ differs from person to person. Maybe it is a place, or it could be someone you care for, a smell, a taste, even a memory… Whether our concept of home is ever-changing or if it is … Continue reading

It is no secret in our American culture that teenagers are notorious for being challenging. Teen’s worlds are shifting from childhood to young adulthood while their molding characteristics are becoming more permanent. Studies have shown that these overwhelming changes and … Continue reading

This past Saturday the drawchange children participated in the Children’s Gallery Art Show at Hodgepodge Coffeehouse and Gallery. They were so excited to be a part of this show and some of them even sold their artwork! What a great … Continue reading

Each time we visit the children at the shelters, our goal is to empower them to become aware of more possibilities in their lives. Our curriculum is designed around different aspects of empowerment. This feather project was created to focus on … Continue reading

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