Volunteers to assist
Paint Love Artist and TCP resident Jessica Caldas is leading this 5-part series with 20 high school students (in grades 9-11) at Clarkston High School. Jessica will be leading projects surrounding themes of civic engagement and art.
Clarkston High School is Clarkston High School students come from more than 54 countries and speak 47 languages. These projects will work with students in the Bright Futures after school program- an academic enrichment program working with refugee students. The program is also a therapeutic intervention program for mental health, that facilitates opportunities to process their stories through art, helping them develop resiliency. They concentrate on getting students to a place where they can thrive in their new community, as well as dream about where they would like their story to go moving forward.