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In April, drawchange traveled as a team to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia to start art therapy-based programs in two after-school community centers, The Lelt Foundation and Studio Samuel. We enjoyed life-changing moments with the students while creating art, learning to communicate … Continue reading

Congratulations to our Founder and CEO, Jennie Lobato, for winning an award from Sylviana and the Be The Light Campaign for being someone who shines her light daily. What a great honor it is to have someone that shines so … Continue reading

Who: drawchange What: Expanding program nationally to a new, U.S. location When: Beginning on May 1st, 2017 Where: Orlando, FL Why: To empower more homeless children to know they are capable of breaking the poverty cycle How: By partnering with … 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

There are half a million homeless people in the US, with 60,000 homeless people in New York City alone? A third of the country lives in poverty. Between 1/3 and 1/2 of those living in poverty have mental illness and … Continue reading

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