COLOR ME EMPOWERED

Rating: 4.87 stars   15 reviews

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Location: 3156 Mapleleaf Lane % Kristen E Rice Jackson Dallas TX 75233 USA

Mission: Color Me Empowered is a charitable organization dedicated to empowering at-risk children and improving neglected communities through the implementation of civic art. We believe that giving children the opportunity to improve their immediate community will enable them to see the power of art and the ability within themselves to bring about positive change in their environment.
Results: To date, we've completed 10 public art projects with inner-city children. We're working to finish 5 more public art projects in 2012.
Target demographics: low-income school-aged children in the DFW area
Direct beneficiaries per year: over 500 students, completed 6 public art projects, and helped improve 5 different areas of Dallas
Geographic areas served: DFW, Texas
Programs: After -school and summer programs.
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EIN 26-3634267
214-729-2499
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Rating: 5 stars  

I had so much fun when I did my project with CME. And I created an artwork that I'm really proud of. My artwork represents hope for peace and an end to the cruelty and harshness in our world. I hope people feel that when they look at my artwork.

How would you describe the help you got from this organization?

A lot

How likely are you to recommend this organization to a friend?

Likely

How do you feel you were treated by this organization?

Quite well

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2010

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Rating: 4 stars  

I'm proud of the mosaic I finished for Color Me Empowered because it helped me learn to be more than creative - to be extraordinary and one-of-a-kind.

How would you describe the help you got from this organization?

Life-changing

How likely are you to recommend this organization to a friend?

Definitely

How do you feel you were treated by this organization?

Very Well

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2011

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Rating: 5 stars  

Color Me Empowered is working really hard to make a difference in the lives of children in the Dallas area. We believe that art has the power to heal and unify communities because we've seen it happen! We hope that you'll get involved with us.

Will you volunteer or donate to this organization beyond what is required of board members?

Definitely

How much of an impact do you think this organization has?

Life-changing

Will you tell others about this organization?

Definitely

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2012

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Rating: 5 stars  

Beyond having a bunch of fun, Color Me Empowered really cares about the lives of the children that they serve. They do make a difference by facilitating community improvements, but in an artistic way.

Would you volunteer for this group again?

Definitely

For the time you spent, how much of an impact did you feel your work or activity had?

A lot

Did the organization use your time wisely?

Quite well

Would you recommend this group to a friend?

Definitely

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2011

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Rating: 5 stars  

Our experience with Color Me Empowered has been wonderful! They work hard to reinforce self-esteem and optimism. And the public art projects are always very, very exciting!

Will you volunteer or donate to this organization?

Definitely

How much of an impact do you think this organization has?

Life-changing

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2012

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