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We Need Your Help! Funding Cuts Threaten Vital Programs

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THE STORY:

Art For Progress, Inc. wrote -

For over ten years, Art for Progress (AFP) has been providing vital, exciting music & art programs for students in New York City public schools.

Art for Progress is able to provide these programs through private grants; but a grant that has been sustaining AFP's programs was cut in half this year, and we're asking for your help to make up the difference.

Why we need your help:

* Public arts funding in the U.S. is suffering more than ever in the current political climate.

* Many public schools in NYC do not have the funds to hire full time art teachers. AFP provides financial support to schools with budget shortfalls.

* AFP teaching artists provide a safe place within the school environment for kids to learn who they want to be, and the results are astonishing!

* AFP's programs are customized to achieve the goals of of each partner school, while focusing on the lives and interests of the students .

* Students need to explore their creativity.

AFP currently works with seven schools across the city with plans to expand into new schools next semester, but without your help we may not have the funding to accommodate these programs.

Please help us today with a donation and help keep the arts in New York City’s public schools.

Please click the "Donate" button above and help us continue to make a difference in the lives of New York City's youth. A donation of any amount will help!

All donations are 100% tax deductible to the full extent of the law.

Visit https://www.artforprogress.org for more information.

$2,434

MONEY RAISED
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  • Deborah Goldstein

    $100

  • Elizabeth Peress

    $100

  • Danielle Alderman

    $25

  • David and Judy Wasserman

    $100

  • Jeanne Wilkinson

    $100

  • Marcos Sueiro

    $50

  • Gary L. Haber, D.C.

    $50

  • Anonymous

    $50

  • Jessica McKimmie

    $25

  • William Shunn

    $25

  • Stan and Rookie Komitor

    $300

  • Mitchell F. Reiter, MD

    $300

  • jodikomitor

    $100

  • Angelica Anatole

    $10

  • Charlie

     

  • Andreia Vizeu

    $20

  • Family Funk Lives!

    $100

  • Peter Trombino

    $50

  • Margaret Schiavo

    $100

  • Bobby Hershfield

    $100

  • ellie crystal

    $500

  • Tami Farber

    $50

  • Steve Deixler

    $100

  • Megdo

    $50

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The Team: $3,794 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

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Fundraiser Title

Barry Komitor

Amount Raised

$2,434

Fundraiser Title

Art For Progress, Inc.

Amount Raised

$1,310

 

13% Raised of $10,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Allyson Jacobs

Amount Raised

$50

Donor Comments

Megdo

Megdo

DONATION: $50

11 months ago

Steve Deixler

Steve Deixler

DONATION: $100

Good Luck 11 months ago

Tami Farber

Tami Farber

DONATION: $50

11 months ago

ellie crystal

ellie crystal

DONATION: $500

Honor of Barry Komitor 11 months ago

Bobby Hershfield

Bobby Hershfield

DONATION: $100

12 months ago

Margaret Schiavo

Margaret Schiavo

DONATION: $100

12 months ago

Peter Trombino

Peter Trombino

DONATION: $50

12 months ago

Family Funk Lives!

Family Funk Lives!

DONATION: $100

12 months ago

Andreia Vizeu

Andreia Vizeu

DONATION: $20

Great Work Barry K. 12 months ago

Charlie

Charlie

12 months ago