Month: August 2016

Help Support Performing Arts in High Poverty Schools

**This post is out of the ordinary for me, but I feel it is a very important cause that needs to be shared.  Thank you for your time and interest in reading!** As some of you may know, I work as a school counselor in a high poverty school in California.  In an effort to diversify what we offer our students in terms of extracurricular activities, I have decided to sponsor a theater club for our kiddos.  The problem is we have nothing.  No lights, no props, no costumes.  Nothing. We also have no money, which is why I have partnered with DonorsChoose.org to help raise money for lighting up our stage.  I desperately want to offer these kids a chance to show their creativity through the medium of performing arts.  Something like this has not been available to our kids in a very long time.  I ask that you please take a second to visit our DonorsChoose page, share with your friends, and if possible, donate a few bucks to help support performing arts …