January 15, 2011
Heritage Works in Detroit, under the direction of Mama Rhonda green has effectively changed the lives of countless children. Heritage has been a poineer for the African cultural arts of drum & dance for the last ten years. Youth from the ages of five to 19 years have enjoyed quality instruction in the arts from some of the best known African Drum and Dance insteuctors world wide. The culmination of this instruction has produce top show quality productions and presentations for public entertanment and education. This is an organization that is truuly worthy of world wide recognition for planting the seed of Affrican cultural arts in the children of local Detroit and sending them out into the world to share with all. In the words of some of our children, who went from shy and afraid to speakup for themselves, to confident and polished, " you better stand up and recognise", because Heritage Works is truly deserving, of being recognized.
I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...
I have personally worked with the drummers on art collaborative projects, and assisted in productions and presentations.
Ways to make it better...
If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...
If i had to make changes i this organization it would be to broaden the reach to the variuos communities in the Detroit area to make the opportunities available to a wider population of children.
Donor & I have volinteered and donated as an interested partner.