Sunday, October 27, 2013

get involved! 
Marlene Kohn, co-founder and Andres Martinez

Our first ever student volunteer luncheon met Saturday, October 26th.
We are thrilled to have Ms. Grace Torres serving as our fabulous student advisor! 

Fund scholarship recipients Amparo Bacallao (MDC), our Volunteer Team Leader, and Andres Martinez (FIU) along with student representatives from Arthur and Polly Mays Conservatory of the Arts, and Design and Architecture Senior High were on hand 
for a lively lunch and learn exchange.
You can learn more about Grace and Ampi by visiting our website.

Grace Torres, Advisor with Marilyn Traeger, co-founder

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 Andres Martinez with his new portfolio donated by Maria Martinez
empower students

abundant thanks to:

Howard Traeger for his very generous donation

Suzy Breitner of the Alper JCC for her pledge of support 
for the Spring Silent Art Auction 

Abbey Chase for her counsel and agreeing to serve on our board

Maria Martinez for her in-kind donation

Mortimer Hecheverria, President of Dade Art Educators  and Mabel Morales, District Supervisor, 
Visual Arts/Dance at Miami-Dade County Public Schools for their never-ending support of the Fund

Margie Campmany and Nancy Handler of South Miami Middle Community School for providing the PD that introduced the AMAZING SKETCHBOOK PROJECT  
 dmake artistic dreams come true

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Sunday, October 20, 2013

get involved!

Our student volunteer luncheon meeting takes place this month.  We are looking forward to meeting with student representatives from Arthur and Polly Mays Conservatory of the Arts, Coral Reef Senior High, Florida International University, and Miami-Dade College.

NOW organizing  our  ALL GROWN-UP BUT KIDS @ heART Board and Volunteers.
Please contact us if you would like to help make an art kid's dream come true.

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abundant thanks to:

Arlene Kahn for her very generous donation

Carlos Castellanos co-creator of Baldo for his pledge of support

Tracy Kohn for her counsel

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to see the newest portfolio additions from our F4D&AE scholarship recipients 
Nathania Martinez and Amparo Bacallao