Working with Project Hope Art in Haiti

I recently returned from a trip to Port-Au-Prince, Haiti where I was working with a group called Project Hope Art.  They have been traveling to Haiti for 4 years, since after the earthquake devastated the region in 2010.  The group runs several classes that brings together children from all over Port-Au-Prince, including from Cite Soleil,…

Volunteer Work

Project Hope Art, Oakland, CA  February 2012 – Current Helping with fundraising by providing services as needed, including working as Chef’s Helper at donor dinners, writing recipe contributions for their book “There Grows the Neighborhood: A Gardening and Cooking Guide from Project Hope Art” (http://projecthopeart.org/art-and-nutrition/), and creating art for auctions. Fire Art Safety Crew Summer…

Digital Pen Pal Program with Project Hope Art

Right now Project Hope Art is starting a literacy program: http://projecthopeart.org/art-literacy/ and we need your help for the next steps!  They are translating children’s books into Kreyòl, English and French and wheat pasting large format copies to buildings in the community.  They are also developing a curriculum that incorporates the creation of art as a way…