Programs: Genesis academy - living-learning boarding community featuring an arts curriculum embedded in a core, academically-rigorous, trans-disciplinary high school curriculum to deepen critical thinking and allow for exploration of humanistic values and leadership alongside creative self-actualization.
arm them with instruments-arts-based humanitarian program wherein gently used instruments are donated to youth in conflict regions and paired with professional artists for music instruction and leadership development.
saffron caravan, the genesis world music ensemble which includes/unites artists from iran, india, afghanistan, morocco, israel, canada, and the united states for cross-cultural collaborative performances.
As a graduate student, I had the opportunity to work with this organization as part of a class project. I was deeply moved and humbled by the mission and vision of this organization. Genesis at the Crossroads is passionate about using the arts and education as a catalyst for peace. They have a clear vision to evolve into a global academy that nurtures future world leaders. It was a pleasure to work on this project and contribute to something that is making a real difference in the world.