SING FOR HOPE Overview
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New York 10018
Target demographics: Under-resourced schools, healthcare facilities and community organizations in New York City.
Someone who had 3 hours of volunteer time could: - Work on an art project with NYC schoolchildren
- Perform in a hospital for bedridden patients
Programs: Our three volunteer programs are:
• Art U!
Sing for Hope’s Art U! program connects under-resourced youth with their potential to effect positive change through artistic expression. With a team of resident Teaching Artists and visiting Volunteer Artists, Art U! engages students in dynamic arts curricula, empowering young people to transform their lives and world through a broad range of artistic disciplines.
• Healing Arts
Sing for Hope’s Healing Arts program brings live performance to patients, families, visitors, and staff in healthcare facilities. Through public concert series and bedside performances, Volunteer Artists provide uplift and comfort by connecting patients and caregivers to the healing power of art.
• Community Arts
Sing for Hope’s Community Arts program makes the arts accessible to all, enlivening and inspiring communities through arts outreach projects. Through these public art projects and creative workshops, Volunteer Artists bring the arts to underserved communities and encourage individuals to discover the artist within.