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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

You can feel a disconnect, a lack of complete understanding when talking to someone who has not experienced the benefits of having creative expression in his or her life. Many others in the world have various interests and some economic … 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

Are you looking for a creative, educational and exciting internship opportunity? Come join the drawchange family! If you are an undergraduate or graduate student you may apply to be an intern with us. You will learn the ins and outs … Continue reading

It is no secret that drawchange believes in the power of the arts in the development of children. There are countless studies and anecdotes, our own among them, that illustrate the ways in which participating in creative pursuits bolster children’s academic … Continue reading

We provide art-therapy based programming to Atlanta’s homeless children for many reasons. Not only can creating art vastly improve mental health in various ways, but it can improve children’s success in schools. While schools are cutting back on arts programming, there … Continue reading

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