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Children's Healthcare of ATL -Egleston mural- August 20
Aug
20
4:00 PM16:00

Children's Healthcare of ATL -Egleston mural- August 20

  • Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Egleston (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

CURRENT NEEDS:

  • Volunteers to assist!

THE PROJECT:

Designer and artist Simone Wilson created an incredible under-the-sea themed mural! The kids and families at the hospital are going to bring it to life but we need your help to make it happen!

THE ORGANIZATION:

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta (CHOA) serves kids of all ages from the Atlanta area and beyond. From colorful, friendly waiting rooms to equipment that fits patients of all sizes, every detail is designed specifically for kids. 

 CHOA is one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the U.S. and home to one of the top pediatric surgery programs in Georgia. The goal of their Artist in Residence program is to teach children to express themselves in a positive way through art. The Art program provides normalization to kids an distracts them from their pain or any problems they are experiencing at the time of their hospital visit.

CHOA serves children ranging from newborn to young adults (20 years of age). Most patients they work with are patients with chronic illnesses such as diabetes, Cystic Fibrosis, cancer, and cardiac issues. They also work with transplant patients and kids who have experienced some form of trauma. Their patient demographic is multicultural and largely lower to middle income families with limited resources outside of the hospital.

SOUND LIKE FUN? FILL OUT THE FORM BELOW.

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Kate's Club - September Session 1- Saturday Sept 7
Sep
7
12:00 PM12:00

Kate's Club - September Session 1- Saturday Sept 7

CURRENT NEEDS:

  • LEAD ARTIST (this would be the same artist for both September sessions- Saturday Sept 7 and Sunday Sept 22- they’re particularly interested in a spray paint/graffiti workshop! But we’re open!)

  • Volunteers to assist

THE ORGANIZATION:

Kate's Club's mission is to empower children and teens facing life after the death of a parent or sibling.

INTERESTED IN HELPING?

VOLUNTEER REQUIREMENTS 

  • All volunteers must be 21 years or older (18 in limited circumstances) and must have a background check on file with Paint Love.

  • Volunteers must clear any photos they take during the event with KC staff to make sure all children have a media release.

  • Volunteers may not have any social media contact directly with children.

JOIN THE FUN!

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Wilderness Works City Camp-Sept 20
Sep
20
7:30 PM19:30

Wilderness Works City Camp-Sept 20

CURRENT NEEDS:

  • Lead Artist

  • Volunteers to assist

THE PROJECT:

During school time months Wilderness Works provides chaperoned overnight stays in comfortable, child-friendly girls and boys dormitory buildings. Fridays are full of activities (one of which we will host as part of this project), while Saturdays are spent doing some kind of outdoorsy excursion. There will be 30-50 kids, ages 8-11 or in 3rd-5th grade. 

THE ORGANIZATION:

Wilderness Works provides at-risk children a place to find caring adults and fun activities that teach and reach. Their mission is to empower and enrich the lives of children living in urban Atlanta with year-round experiential education, recreation, and outdoor adventure. Wilderness Works is a youth development agency serving homeless and disadvantaged children living primarily in Dekalb and Fulton counties.

Check out a few of our past events with Wilderness Works here

SOUND LIKE FUN? Fill out the form below.

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Kate's Club - September Session 2- Sunday Sept 22
Sep
22
12:00 PM12:00

Kate's Club - September Session 2- Sunday Sept 22

CURRENT NEEDS:

  • LEAD ARTIST (this would be the same artist for both September sessions- Saturday Sept 7 and Sunday Sept 22- they’re particularly interested in a spray paint/graffiti workshop! But we’re open!)

  • Volunteers to assist

THE ORGANIZATION:

Kate's Club's mission is to empower children and teens facing life after the death of a parent or sibling.

INTERESTED IN HELPING?

VOLUNTEER REQUIREMENTS 

  • All volunteers must be 21 years or older (18 in limited circumstances) and must have a background check on file with Paint Love.

  • Volunteers must clear any photos they take during the event with KC staff to make sure all children have a media release.

  • Volunteers may not have any social media contact directly with children.

JOIN THE FUN!

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Kate's Club - Oct Session 1- Saturday Oct 5
Oct
5
12:00 PM12:00

Kate's Club - Oct Session 1- Saturday Oct 5

CURRENT NEEDS:

  • LEAD ARTIST (this would be the same artist for both October sessions- Saturday Oct 5 and Sunday Oct 13.

  • Volunteers to assist

THE ORGANIZATION:

Kate's Club's mission is to empower children and teens facing life after the death of a parent or sibling.

INTERESTED IN HELPING?

VOLUNTEER REQUIREMENTS 

  • All volunteers must be 21 years or older (18 in limited circumstances) and must have a background check on file with Paint Love.

  • Volunteers must clear any photos they take during the event with KC staff to make sure all children have a media release.

  • Volunteers may not have any social media contact directly with children.

JOIN THE FUN!

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Kate's Club - Oct Session 2- Sunday Oct 13
Oct
13
12:00 PM12:00

Kate's Club - Oct Session 2- Sunday Oct 13

CURRENT NEEDS:

  • LEAD ARTIST (this would be the same artist for both October sessions- Saturday Oct 5 and Sunday Oct 13.

  • Volunteers to assist

THE ORGANIZATION:

Kate's Club's mission is to empower children and teens facing life after the death of a parent or sibling.

INTERESTED IN HELPING?

VOLUNTEER REQUIREMENTS 

  • All volunteers must be 21 years or older (18 in limited circumstances) and must have a background check on file with Paint Love.

  • Volunteers must clear any photos they take during the event with KC staff to make sure all children have a media release.

  • Volunteers may not have any social media contact directly with children.

JOIN THE FUN!

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Wilderness Works City Camp-Oct 18
Oct
18
7:30 PM19:30

Wilderness Works City Camp-Oct 18

CURRENT NEEDS:

  • Lead Artist

  • Volunteers to assist

THE PROJECT:

During school time months Wilderness Works provides chaperoned overnight stays in comfortable, child-friendly girls and boys dormitory buildings. Fridays are full of activities (one of which we will host as part of this project), while Saturdays are spent doing some kind of outdoorsy excursion. There will be 30-50 kids, ages 8-11 or in 3rd-5th grade. 

THE ORGANIZATION:

Wilderness Works provides at-risk children a place to find caring adults and fun activities that teach and reach. Their mission is to empower and enrich the lives of children living in urban Atlanta with year-round experiential education, recreation, and outdoor adventure. Wilderness Works is a youth development agency serving homeless and disadvantaged children living primarily in Dekalb and Fulton counties.

Check out a few of our past events with Wilderness Works here

SOUND LIKE FUN? Fill out the form below.

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Kate's Club - Nov Session 1- Sunday Nov 3
Nov
3
12:00 PM12:00

Kate's Club - Nov Session 1- Sunday Nov 3

CURRENT NEEDS:

  • LEAD ARTIST (this would be the same artist for both November sessions- Sunday Sept and Saturday Nov 23.

  • Volunteers to assist

THE ORGANIZATION:

Kate's Club's mission is to empower children and teens facing life after the death of a parent or sibling.

INTERESTED IN HELPING?

VOLUNTEER REQUIREMENTS 

  • All volunteers must be 21 years or older (18 in limited circumstances) and must have a background check on file with Paint Love.

  • Volunteers must clear any photos they take during the event with KC staff to make sure all children have a media release.

  • Volunteers may not have any social media contact directly with children.

JOIN THE FUN!

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Wilderness Works City Camp-Nov 15
Nov
15
7:30 PM19:30

Wilderness Works City Camp-Nov 15

CURRENT NEEDS:

  • Lead Artist

  • Volunteers to assist

THE PROJECT:

During school time months Wilderness Works provides chaperoned overnight stays in comfortable, child-friendly girls and boys dormitory buildings. Fridays are full of activities (one of which we will host as part of this project), while Saturdays are spent doing some kind of outdoorsy excursion. There will be 30-50 kids, ages 8-11 or in 3rd-5th grade. 

THE ORGANIZATION:

Wilderness Works provides at-risk children a place to find caring adults and fun activities that teach and reach. Their mission is to empower and enrich the lives of children living in urban Atlanta with year-round experiential education, recreation, and outdoor adventure. Wilderness Works is a youth development agency serving homeless and disadvantaged children living primarily in Dekalb and Fulton counties.

Check out a few of our past events with Wilderness Works here

SOUND LIKE FUN? Fill out the form below.

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Kate's Club - Nov Session 2- Saturday Nov 23
Nov
23
12:00 PM12:00

Kate's Club - Nov Session 2- Saturday Nov 23

CURRENT NEEDS:

  • LEAD ARTIST (this would be the same artist for both November sessions- Sunday Sept and Saturday Nov 23.

  • Volunteers to assist

THE ORGANIZATION:

Kate's Club's mission is to empower children and teens facing life after the death of a parent or sibling.

INTERESTED IN HELPING?

VOLUNTEER REQUIREMENTS 

  • All volunteers must be 21 years or older (18 in limited circumstances) and must have a background check on file with Paint Love.

  • Volunteers must clear any photos they take during the event with KC staff to make sure all children have a media release.

  • Volunteers may not have any social media contact directly with children.

JOIN THE FUN!

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Children's Healthcare of ATL -Egleston mural- August 13
Aug
13
4:00 PM16:00

Children's Healthcare of ATL -Egleston mural- August 13

  • Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Egleston (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

CURRENT NEEDS:

  • Volunteers to assist!

THE PROJECT:

Designer and artist Simone Wilson created an incredible under-the-sea themed mural! The kids and families at the hospital are going to bring it to life but we need your help to make it happen!

THE ORGANIZATION:

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta (CHOA) serves kids of all ages from the Atlanta area and beyond. From colorful, friendly waiting rooms to equipment that fits patients of all sizes, every detail is designed specifically for kids. 

 CHOA is one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the U.S. and home to one of the top pediatric surgery programs in Georgia. The goal of their Artist in Residence program is to teach children to express themselves in a positive way through art. The Art program provides normalization to kids an distracts them from their pain or any problems they are experiencing at the time of their hospital visit.

CHOA serves children ranging from newborn to young adults (20 years of age). Most patients they work with are patients with chronic illnesses such as diabetes, Cystic Fibrosis, cancer, and cardiac issues. They also work with transplant patients and kids who have experienced some form of trauma. Their patient demographic is multicultural and largely lower to middle income families with limited resources outside of the hospital.

SOUND LIKE FUN? FILL OUT THE FORM BELOW.

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Children's Healthcare of ATL -Egleston mural- July 28
Jul
28
3:00 PM15:00

Children's Healthcare of ATL -Egleston mural- July 28

  • Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Egleston (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

CURRENT NEEDS:

  • Volunteers to assist!

THE PROJECT:

Designer and artist Simone Wilson created an incredible under-the-sea themed mural! The kids and families at the hospital are going to bring it to life but we need your help to make it happen!

THE ORGANIZATION:

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta (CHOA) serves kids of all ages from the Atlanta area and beyond. From colorful, friendly waiting rooms to equipment that fits patients of all sizes, every detail is designed specifically for kids. 

 CHOA is one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the U.S. and home to one of the top pediatric surgery programs in Georgia. The goal of their Artist in Residence program is to teach children to express themselves in a positive way through art. The Art program provides normalization to kids an distracts them from their pain or any problems they are experiencing at the time of their hospital visit.

CHOA serves children ranging from newborn to young adults (20 years of age). Most patients they work with are patients with chronic illnesses such as diabetes, Cystic Fibrosis, cancer, and cardiac issues. They also work with transplant patients and kids who have experienced some form of trauma. Their patient demographic is multicultural and largely lower to middle income families with limited resources outside of the hospital.

SOUND LIKE FUN? FILL OUT THE FORM BELOW.

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Georgia Center for Child Advocacy Fulton - July 25
Jul
25
3:30 PM15:30

Georgia Center for Child Advocacy Fulton - July 25

  • Georgia Center for Child Advocacy Fulton (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

CURRENT NEEDS:

  • volunteers to assist!

THE PROJECT: 

This project will be at the DeKalb County location and serve kids ages 8-15 who attend counseling at the Center and their families!

THE ORGANIZATION:

The Georgia Center for Child Advocacy serves children and their families when there are allegations of child abuse, neglect, or when children are witnesses to violence. They help various agencies such as law enforcement, DFCS, and the DA's office coordinate services for children and families by providing forensic interviews for children, hosting multi-disciplinary team meetings to share information, and providing therapy for children and adolescents ages 3-17 when the abuse or neglect has been substantiated. 

Interested In Helping?

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New American Pathways-  July 23
Jul
23
9:30 AM09:30

New American Pathways- July 23

CURRENT NEEDS

  • LEAD ARTIST

  • Volunteers to assist

THE PROJECT

They would love for this art project to incorporate some type of civic engagement, story telling for literacy/quotes, science/chemical reactions (ex. Salt and water color), or use of personal voice.

Session will last from 10-12 with youth. Penny Treese will be leading this project!!

THE ORGANIZATION

New American Pathways is a refugee resettlement organization, providing refugees and immigrants services from arrival in the country through 5 years or citizenship. They offer a continuum of services to their clients in order to best serve them along the cultural adjustment journey in the United States. They offer the following services: resettlement, employment, immigration, Parents as Teachers, school liaison, and after school services. They have 4 after school programs for elementary and middle school refugee students. These students are K-8, and most have been in the country for less than 5 years. Their students have a variety of backgrounds, and there is not one explanation that could encompass them all.

SOUND LIKE FUN? JOIN US! 

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Camp PEACE - July 19
Jul
19
1:00 PM13:00

Camp PEACE - July 19

Current Needs

  • Volunteers to assist!

The Project

During camp they serve approximately 50 children between the ages of 5-14. All of the children have at one point lived at the Women’s Resource Center safe house as a result of domestic violence.

They would like Paint Love to provide their children opportunities to explore their creative side and give them opportunities to experience success. One of their main goals is to help children build resilience after the trauma they have experienced.  They would like us to provide their students a creative outlet and positive relationships.

Check out our past summers with Camp PEACE! 

The Organization 

Camp PEACE  is the summer program by the Women's Resource Center to End Domestic Violence for kids whose lives have been affected by domestic violence. All of the children have at one point lived at the Women’s Resource Center safe house as a result of domestic violence. The Women's Resource Center's mission is to create a society in which domestic violence no longer exists. They strive to meet the immediate and long-term needs of the diverse community of battered women and their children with programs that promote safety, compassion, connection, advocacy, and prevention.

The mission of Camp PEACE is to bring children exposed to domestic violence together for a month of activities that facilitate Peace Education, Action, Compassion and Empathy. Based on principles of Peace Education and Cognitively-Based Compassion Training, Camp PEACE will help children learn alternatives to violence while promoting tolerance, impartiality, affection, self-compassion and compassion for others. 

Volunteer Requirements 

  • Volunteers must be 16 years or older, and have a  background check on file with Paint Love

  • They would like the volunteers to have a basic understanding of how trauma affects children and how it may affect how the children interact with the volunteers and artists.

  • Due to the confidential nature of the children Camp PEACE works with, they do not allow photos unless the parents give permission which would be for Paint Love use only and ask the volunteers not to take pictures or post things on social media.

Want to help make it happen?

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Children's Healthcare of ATL -Egleston mural- July 18
Jul
18
1:00 PM13:00

Children's Healthcare of ATL -Egleston mural- July 18

  • Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Egleston (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

CURRENT NEEDS:

  • Volunteers to assist!

THE PROJECT:

Designer and artist Simone Wilson created an incredible under-the-sea themed mural! The kids and families at the hospital are going to bring it to life but we need your help to make it happen!

THE ORGANIZATION:

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta (CHOA) serves kids of all ages from the Atlanta area and beyond. From colorful, friendly waiting rooms to equipment that fits patients of all sizes, every detail is designed specifically for kids. 

 CHOA is one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the U.S. and home to one of the top pediatric surgery programs in Georgia. The goal of their Artist in Residence program is to teach children to express themselves in a positive way through art. The Art program provides normalization to kids an distracts them from their pain or any problems they are experiencing at the time of their hospital visit.

CHOA serves children ranging from newborn to young adults (20 years of age). Most patients they work with are patients with chronic illnesses such as diabetes, Cystic Fibrosis, cancer, and cardiac issues. They also work with transplant patients and kids who have experienced some form of trauma. Their patient demographic is multicultural and largely lower to middle income families with limited resources outside of the hospital.

SOUND LIKE FUN? FILL OUT THE FORM BELOW.

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Children's Healthcare of ATL -Egleston mural- July 17
Jul
17
11:00 AM11:00

Children's Healthcare of ATL -Egleston mural- July 17

  • Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Egleston (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

CURRENT NEEDS:

  • Volunteers to assist!

THE PROJECT:

Designer and artist Simone Wilson created an incredible under-the-sea themed mural! The kids and families at the hospital are going to bring it to life but we need your help to make it happen!

THE ORGANIZATION:

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta (CHOA) serves kids of all ages from the Atlanta area and beyond. From colorful, friendly waiting rooms to equipment that fits patients of all sizes, every detail is designed specifically for kids. 

 CHOA is one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the U.S. and home to one of the top pediatric surgery programs in Georgia. The goal of their Artist in Residence program is to teach children to express themselves in a positive way through art. The Art program provides normalization to kids an distracts them from their pain or any problems they are experiencing at the time of their hospital visit.

CHOA serves children ranging from newborn to young adults (20 years of age). Most patients they work with are patients with chronic illnesses such as diabetes, Cystic Fibrosis, cancer, and cardiac issues. They also work with transplant patients and kids who have experienced some form of trauma. Their patient demographic is multicultural and largely lower to middle income families with limited resources outside of the hospital.

SOUND LIKE FUN? FILL OUT THE FORM BELOW.

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Children's Healthcare of ATL -Egleston mural- July 16
Jul
16
4:00 PM16:00

Children's Healthcare of ATL -Egleston mural- July 16

  • Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Egleston (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

CURRENT NEEDS:

  • Volunteers to assist!

THE PROJECT:

Designer and artist Simone Wilson created an incredible under-the-sea themed mural! The kids and families at the hospital are going to bring it to life but we need your help to make it happen!

THE ORGANIZATION:

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta (CHOA) serves kids of all ages from the Atlanta area and beyond. From colorful, friendly waiting rooms to equipment that fits patients of all sizes, every detail is designed specifically for kids. 

 CHOA is one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the U.S. and home to one of the top pediatric surgery programs in Georgia. The goal of their Artist in Residence program is to teach children to express themselves in a positive way through art. The Art program provides normalization to kids an distracts them from their pain or any problems they are experiencing at the time of their hospital visit.

CHOA serves children ranging from newborn to young adults (20 years of age). Most patients they work with are patients with chronic illnesses such as diabetes, Cystic Fibrosis, cancer, and cardiac issues. They also work with transplant patients and kids who have experienced some form of trauma. Their patient demographic is multicultural and largely lower to middle income families with limited resources outside of the hospital.

SOUND LIKE FUN? FILL OUT THE FORM BELOW.

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New American Pathways-  July 16
Jul
16
9:30 AM09:30

New American Pathways- July 16

CURRENT NEEDS

  • Volunteers to assist

THE PROJECT

They would love for this art project to incorporate some type of civic engagement, story telling for literacy/quotes, science/chemical reactions (ex. Salt and water color), or use of personal voice.

Session will last from 10-12 with youth. Penny Treese will be leading this project!!

THE ORGANIZATION

New American Pathways is a refugee resettlement organization, providing refugees and immigrants services from arrival in the country through 5 years or citizenship. They offer a continuum of services to their clients in order to best serve them along the cultural adjustment journey in the United States. They offer the following services: resettlement, employment, immigration, Parents as Teachers, school liaison, and after school services. They have 4 after school programs for elementary and middle school refugee students. These students are K-8, and most have been in the country for less than 5 years. Their students have a variety of backgrounds, and there is not one explanation that could encompass them all.

SOUND LIKE FUN? JOIN US! 

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Children's Healthcare of ATL -Egleston mural- July 15
Jul
15
4:00 PM16:00

Children's Healthcare of ATL -Egleston mural- July 15

  • Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Egleston (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

CURRENT NEEDS:

  • Volunteers to assist!

THE PROJECT:

Designer and artist Simone Wilson created an incredible under-the-sea themed mural! The kids and families at the hospital are going to bring it to life but we need your help to make it happen!

THE ORGANIZATION:

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta (CHOA) serves kids of all ages from the Atlanta area and beyond. From colorful, friendly waiting rooms to equipment that fits patients of all sizes, every detail is designed specifically for kids. 

 CHOA is one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the U.S. and home to one of the top pediatric surgery programs in Georgia. The goal of their Artist in Residence program is to teach children to express themselves in a positive way through art. The Art program provides normalization to kids an distracts them from their pain or any problems they are experiencing at the time of their hospital visit.

CHOA serves children ranging from newborn to young adults (20 years of age). Most patients they work with are patients with chronic illnesses such as diabetes, Cystic Fibrosis, cancer, and cardiac issues. They also work with transplant patients and kids who have experienced some form of trauma. Their patient demographic is multicultural and largely lower to middle income families with limited resources outside of the hospital.

SOUND LIKE FUN? FILL OUT THE FORM BELOW.

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Camp PEACE - July 12
Jul
12
1:00 PM13:00

Camp PEACE - July 12

Current Needs

  • Volunteers to assist!

The Project

During camp they serve approximately 50 children between the ages of 5-14. All of the children have at one point lived at the Women’s Resource Center safe house as a result of domestic violence.

They would like Paint Love to provide their children opportunities to explore their creative side and give them opportunities to experience success. One of their main goals is to help children build resilience after the trauma they have experienced.  They would like us to provide their students a creative outlet and positive relationships.

Check out our past summers with Camp PEACE! 

The Organization 

Camp PEACE  is the summer program by the Women's Resource Center to End Domestic Violence for kids whose lives have been affected by domestic violence. All of the children have at one point lived at the Women’s Resource Center safe house as a result of domestic violence. The Women's Resource Center's mission is to create a society in which domestic violence no longer exists. They strive to meet the immediate and long-term needs of the diverse community of battered women and their children with programs that promote safety, compassion, connection, advocacy, and prevention.

The mission of Camp PEACE is to bring children exposed to domestic violence together for a month of activities that facilitate Peace Education, Action, Compassion and Empathy. Based on principles of Peace Education and Cognitively-Based Compassion Training, Camp PEACE will help children learn alternatives to violence while promoting tolerance, impartiality, affection, self-compassion and compassion for others. 

Volunteer Requirements 

  • Volunteers must be 16 years or older, and have a  background check on file with Paint Love

  • They would like the volunteers to have a basic understanding of how trauma affects children and how it may affect how the children interact with the volunteers and artists.

  • Due to the confidential nature of the children Camp PEACE works with, they do not allow photos unless the parents give permission which would be for Paint Love use only and ask the volunteers not to take pictures or post things on social media.

Want to help make it happen?

View Event →
New American Pathways-  July 9
Jul
9
9:00 AM09:00

New American Pathways- July 9

CURRENT NEEDS

  • Volunteers to assist

THE PROJECT

They would love for this art project to incorporate some type of civic engagement, story telling for literacy/quotes, science/chemical reactions (ex. Salt and water color), or use of personal voice.

Session will last from 10-12 with youth.

THE ORGANIZATION

New American Pathways is a refugee resettlement organization, providing refugees and immigrants services from arrival in the country through 5 years or citizenship. They offer a continuum of services to their clients in order to best serve them along the cultural adjustment journey in the United States. They offer the following services: resettlement, employment, immigration, Parents as Teachers, school liaison, and after school services. They have 4 after school programs for elementary and middle school refugee students. These students are K-8, and most have been in the country for less than 5 years. Their students have a variety of backgrounds, and there is not one explanation that could encompass them all.

SOUND LIKE FUN? JOIN US! 

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Camp PEACE - June 28
Jun
28
1:00 PM13:00

Camp PEACE - June 28

Current Needs

  • this opportunity is full!

The Project

During camp they serve approximately 50 children between the ages of 5-14. All of the children have at one point lived at the Women’s Resource Center safe house as a result of domestic violence.

They would like Paint Love to provide their children opportunities to explore their creative side and give them opportunities to experience success. One of their main goals is to help children build resilience after the trauma they have experienced.  They would like us to provide their students a creative outlet and positive relationships.

Check out our past summers with Camp PEACE! 

The Organization 

Camp PEACE  is the summer program by the Women's Resource Center to End Domestic Violence for kids whose lives have been affected by domestic violence. All of the children have at one point lived at the Women’s Resource Center safe house as a result of domestic violence. The Women's Resource Center's mission is to create a society in which domestic violence no longer exists. They strive to meet the immediate and long-term needs of the diverse community of battered women and their children with programs that promote safety, compassion, connection, advocacy, and prevention.

The mission of Camp PEACE is to bring children exposed to domestic violence together for a month of activities that facilitate Peace Education, Action, Compassion and Empathy. Based on principles of Peace Education and Cognitively-Based Compassion Training, Camp PEACE will help children learn alternatives to violence while promoting tolerance, impartiality, affection, self-compassion and compassion for others. 

Volunteer Requirements 

  • Volunteers must be 16 years or older, and have a  background check on file with Paint Love

  • They would like the volunteers to have a basic understanding of how trauma affects children and how it may affect how the children interact with the volunteers and artists.

  • Due to the confidential nature of the children Camp PEACE works with, they do not allow photos unless the parents give permission which would be for Paint Love use only and ask the volunteers not to take pictures or post things on social media.

Want to help make it happen?

View Event →
New American Pathways-  June 25
Jun
25
9:00 AM09:00

New American Pathways- June 25

CURRENT NEEDS

  • LEAD ARTIST

  • Volunteers to assist

THE PROJECT

They would love for this art project to incorporate some type of civic engagement, story telling for literacy/quotes, science/chemical reactions (ex. Salt and water color), or use of personal voice.

Session will last from 10-12 with youth.

THE ORGANIZATION

New American Pathways is a refugee resettlement organization, providing refugees and immigrants services from arrival in the country through 5 years or citizenship. They offer a continuum of services to their clients in order to best serve them along the cultural adjustment journey in the United States. They offer the following services: resettlement, employment, immigration, Parents as Teachers, school liaison, and after school services. They have 4 after school programs for elementary and middle school refugee students. These students are K-8, and most have been in the country for less than 5 years. Their students have a variety of backgrounds, and there is not one explanation that could encompass them all.

SOUND LIKE FUN? JOIN US! 

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Georgia Center for Child Advocacy DeKalb-
Jun
19
3:30 PM15:30

Georgia Center for Child Advocacy DeKalb-

  • Georgia Center for Child Advocacy (DeKalb) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

CURRENT NEEDS:

  • volunteers to assist!

THE PROJECT: 

This project will be at the DeKalb County location and serve kids ages 8-15 who attend counseling at the Center and their families!

THE ORGANIZATION:

The Georgia Center for Child Advocacy serves children and their families when there are allegations of child abuse, neglect, or when children are witnesses to violence. They help various agencies such as law enforcement, DFCS, and the DA's office coordinate services for children and families by providing forensic interviews for children, hosting multi-disciplinary team meetings to share information, and providing therapy for children and adolescents ages 3-17 when the abuse or neglect has been substantiated. 

Interested In Helping?

View Event →
New American Pathways-  June 18
Jun
18
9:00 AM09:00

New American Pathways- June 18

CURRENT NEEDS

  • LEAD ARTIST

  • Volunteers to assist

THE PROJECT

They would love for this art project to incorporate some type of civic engagement, story telling for literacy/quotes, science/chemical reactions (ex. Salt and water color), or use of personal voice.

Session will last from 10-12 with youth.

THE ORGANIZATION

New American Pathways is a refugee resettlement organization, providing refugees and immigrants services from arrival in the country through 5 years or citizenship. They offer a continuum of services to their clients in order to best serve them along the cultural adjustment journey in the United States. They offer the following services: resettlement, employment, immigration, Parents as Teachers, school liaison, and after school services. They have 4 after school programs for elementary and middle school refugee students. These students are K-8, and most have been in the country for less than 5 years. Their students have a variety of backgrounds, and there is not one explanation that could encompass them all.

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Camp PEACE - June 14
Jun
14
1:00 PM13:00

Camp PEACE - June 14

Current Needs

  • Lead artist!

  • Volunteers to assist!

The Project

During camp they serve approximately 50 children between the ages of 5-14. All of the children have at one point lived at the Women’s Resource Center safe house as a result of domestic violence.

They would like Paint Love to provide their children opportunities to explore their creative side and give them opportunities to experience success. One of their main goals is to help children build resilience after the trauma they have experienced.  They would like us to provide their students a creative outlet and positive relationships.

Check out our past summers with Camp PEACE! 

The Organization 

Camp PEACE  is the summer program by the Women's Resource Center to End Domestic Violence for kids whose lives have been affected by domestic violence. All of the children have at one point lived at the Women’s Resource Center safe house as a result of domestic violence. The Women's Resource Center's mission is to create a society in which domestic violence no longer exists. They strive to meet the immediate and long-term needs of the diverse community of battered women and their children with programs that promote safety, compassion, connection, advocacy, and prevention.

The mission of Camp PEACE is to bring children exposed to domestic violence together for a month of activities that facilitate Peace Education, Action, Compassion and Empathy. Based on principles of Peace Education and Cognitively-Based Compassion Training, Camp PEACE will help children learn alternatives to violence while promoting tolerance, impartiality, affection, self-compassion and compassion for others. 

Volunteer Requirements 

  • Volunteers must be 16 years or older, and have a  background check on file with Paint Love

  • They would like the volunteers to have a basic understanding of how trauma affects children and how it may affect how the children interact with the volunteers and artists.

  • Due to the confidential nature of the children Camp PEACE works with, they do not allow photos unless the parents give permission which would be for Paint Love use only and ask the volunteers not to take pictures or post things on social media.

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New American Pathways-  June 11
Jun
11
9:30 AM09:30

New American Pathways- June 11

CURRENT NEEDS

  • Volunteers to assist

THE PROJECT

They would love for this art project to incorporate some type of civic engagement, story telling for literacy/quotes, science/chemical reactions (ex. Salt and water color), or use of personal voice.

Session will last from 10-12 with youth.

THE ORGANIZATION

New American Pathways is a refugee resettlement organization, providing refugees and immigrants services from arrival in the country through 5 years or citizenship. They offer a continuum of services to their clients in order to best serve them along the cultural adjustment journey in the United States. They offer the following services: resettlement, employment, immigration, Parents as Teachers, school liaison, and after school services. They have 4 after school programs for elementary and middle school refugee students. These students are K-8, and most have been in the country for less than 5 years. Their students have a variety of backgrounds, and there is not one explanation that could encompass them all.

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Camp PEACE - June 7
Jun
7
1:00 PM13:00

Camp PEACE - June 7

Current Needs

  • Volunteers to assist!

The Project

During camp they serve approximately 50 children between the ages of 5-14. All of the children have at one point lived at the Women’s Resource Center safe house as a result of domestic violence.

They would like Paint Love to provide their children opportunities to explore their creative side and give them opportunities to experience success. One of their main goals is to help children build resilience after the trauma they have experienced.  They would like us to provide their students a creative outlet and positive relationships.

Check out our past summers with Camp PEACE! 

The Organization 

Camp PEACE  is the summer program by the Women's Resource Center to End Domestic Violence for kids whose lives have been affected by domestic violence. All of the children have at one point lived at the Women’s Resource Center safe house as a result of domestic violence. The Women's Resource Center's mission is to create a society in which domestic violence no longer exists. They strive to meet the immediate and long-term needs of the diverse community of battered women and their children with programs that promote safety, compassion, connection, advocacy, and prevention.

The mission of Camp PEACE is to bring children exposed to domestic violence together for a month of activities that facilitate Peace Education, Action, Compassion and Empathy. Based on principles of Peace Education and Cognitively-Based Compassion Training, Camp PEACE will help children learn alternatives to violence while promoting tolerance, impartiality, affection, self-compassion and compassion for others. 

Volunteer Requirements 

  • Volunteers must be 16 years or older, and have a  background check on file with Paint Love

  • They would like the volunteers to have a basic understanding of how trauma affects children and how it may affect how the children interact with the volunteers and artists.

  • Due to the confidential nature of the children Camp PEACE works with, they do not allow photos unless the parents give permission which would be for Paint Love use only and ask the volunteers not to take pictures or post things on social media.

Want to help make it happen?

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Kate's Club - May session 2- May 11
May
11
12:00 PM12:00

Kate's Club - May session 2- May 11

CURRENT NEEDS:

  • LEAD ARTIST (this would be the same artist for both May sessions- Sunday May 5 and Saturday May 11- they’re particularly interested in a spray paint/graffiti workshop! But we’re open!)

  • Volunteers to assist

THE ORGANIZATION:

Kate's Club's mission is to empower children and teens facing life after the death of a parent or sibling.

INTERESTED IN HELPING?

VOLUNTEER REQUIREMENTS 

  • All volunteers must be 21 years or older (18 in limited circumstances) and must have a background check on file with Paint Love.

  • Volunteers must clear any photos they take during the event with KC staff to make sure all children have a media release.

  • Volunteers may not have any social media contact directly with children.

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CHOA -Egleston mural prep- May 7
May
7
4:00 PM16:00

CHOA -Egleston mural prep- May 7

  • Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Egleston (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

CURRENT NEEDS:

  • Volunteers to assist!

THE PROJECT:

Designer and artist Simone Wilson created an incredible under-the-sea themed mural! The kids and families at the hospital are going to bring it to life but we need your help to make it happen!

THE ORGANIZATION:

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta (CHOA) serves kids of all ages from the Atlanta area and beyond. From colorful, friendly waiting rooms to equipment that fits patients of all sizes, every detail is designed specifically for kids. 

 CHOA is one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the U.S. and home to one of the top pediatric surgery programs in Georgia. The goal of their Artist in Residence program is to teach children to express themselves in a positive way through art. The Art program provides normalization to kids an distracts them from their pain or any problems they are experiencing at the time of their hospital visit.

CHOA serves children ranging from newborn to young adults (20 years of age). Most patients they work with are patients with chronic illnesses such as diabetes, Cystic Fibrosis, cancer, and cardiac issues. They also work with transplant patients and kids who have experienced some form of trauma. Their patient demographic is multicultural and largely lower to middle income families with limited resources outside of the hospital.

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CHOA -Egleston mural prep- May 6
May
6
4:00 PM16:00

CHOA -Egleston mural prep- May 6

  • Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Egleston (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

CURRENT NEEDS:

  • Volunteers to assist!

THE PROJECT:

Designer and artist Simone Wilson created an incredible under-the-sea themed mural! The kids and families at the hospital are going to bring it to life but we need your help to make it happen!

THE ORGANIZATION:

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta (CHOA) serves kids of all ages from the Atlanta area and beyond. From colorful, friendly waiting rooms to equipment that fits patients of all sizes, every detail is designed specifically for kids. 

 CHOA is one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the U.S. and home to one of the top pediatric surgery programs in Georgia. The goal of their Artist in Residence program is to teach children to express themselves in a positive way through art. The Art program provides normalization to kids an distracts them from their pain or any problems they are experiencing at the time of their hospital visit.

CHOA serves children ranging from newborn to young adults (20 years of age). Most patients they work with are patients with chronic illnesses such as diabetes, Cystic Fibrosis, cancer, and cardiac issues. They also work with transplant patients and kids who have experienced some form of trauma. Their patient demographic is multicultural and largely lower to middle income families with limited resources outside of the hospital.

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Kate's Club - May session 1- May 5
May
5
12:00 PM12:00

Kate's Club - May session 1- May 5

CURRENT NEEDS:

  • LEAD ARTIST (this would be the same artist for both May sessions- Sunday May 5 and Saturday May 11- they’re particularly interested in a spray paint/graffiti workshop! But we’re open!)

  • Volunteers to assist

THE ORGANIZATION:

Kate's Club's mission is to empower children and teens facing life after the death of a parent or sibling.

INTERESTED IN HELPING?

VOLUNTEER REQUIREMENTS 

  • All volunteers must be 21 years or older (18 in limited circumstances) and must have a background check on file with Paint Love.

  • Volunteers must clear any photos they take during the event with KC staff to make sure all children have a media release.

  • Volunteers may not have any social media contact directly with children.

JOIN THE FUN!

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Jesse's House- May 4
May
4
2:00 PM14:00

Jesse's House- May 4

CURRENT NEEDS:

  • LEAD ARTIST

  • Volunteers to assist the lead artist

THE ORGANIZATION: 

The mission of Jesse's House is to provide girls with safe and structured care in a nurturing environment in order to adequately prepare them for life. The shelter serves girls between the ages of seven and seventeen who are referred from the Department of Family and Children’s Services or Department of Juvenile Justice; strives to reunify the residents with their families whenever possible; and provides a safe house until permanent placement is found.

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Cool Girls, "A Beautiful Me" Empowerment Conference- May 4
May
4
9:30 AM09:30

Cool Girls, "A Beautiful Me" Empowerment Conference- May 4

CURRENT NEEDS:

  • LEAD ARTIST

  • Volunteers to assist the lead artist

THE ORGANIZATION: 

Cool Girls’ community partners, mentors, and volunteer networks support our girls in all aspects of their development. Our mission is to break the cycles of poverty, low self-esteem, and teen pregnancy through our life skills programs. We work to develop girls into confident women through education and exposure to a broader world of opportunity.

“Beautiful Me” is a conference all about empowering girls!

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Brockett Elementary - Celestial multimedia- mural
Apr
29
10:00 AM10:00

Brockett Elementary - Celestial multimedia- mural

Current Needs 

  • Volunteers to assist

The Project 

Paint Love Artist and TCP resident Zipporah Camille Thompson and Paint Love Art-Therapy intern, Jennifer Morrison, will be leading students at Brockett Elementary School. Part one of the project was a 2-d mural (completed in 2018). Part two will be working on ceiling tiles with Jennifer (February dates), and part three (March dates)

The School

Brockett Elementary School is a diverse Title I school located in Tucker, GA. Brockett's students, staff, parents and community members are dedicated to Brockett's success. Success that includes academics as well as developing responsible, caring citizens. Brockett's student population is approximately 446 students. A third of their students are English Language Learners and 80% of receive free/reduce lunch. Their community is extremely diverse therefore the student body is diverse, too.

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Jesse's House- April 27
Apr
27
3:00 PM15:00

Jesse's House- April 27

CURRENT NEEDS:

  • Volunteers to assist the lead artist

THE ORGANIZATION: 

The mission of Jesse's House is to provide girls with safe and structured care in a nurturing environment in order to adequately prepare them for life. The shelter serves girls between the ages of seven and seventeen who are referred from the Department of Family and Children’s Services or Department of Juvenile Justice; strives to reunify the residents with their families whenever possible; and provides a safe house until permanent placement is found.

WANT TO JOIN THE FUN? 

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CHOA -Scottish Rite mural prep-April 23
Apr
23
4:30 PM16:30

CHOA -Scottish Rite mural prep-April 23

  • Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Scottish Rite (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

CURRENT NEEDS:

  • Volunteers to assist

THE PROJECT:

Pediatric patients brainstormed and came up with all kinds of ideas of showing animals having fun whether they are sick or well. Designer and illustrator @russrs turned their ideas into a mural design that volunteers will help outline and the kids will get to bring to life on the hospital walls.  

THE ORGANIZATION:

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta (CHOA) serves kids of all ages from the Atlanta area and beyond. From colorful, friendly waiting rooms to equipment that fits patients of all sizes, every detail is designed specifically for kids. 

 CHOA is one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the U.S. and home to one of the top pediatric surgery programs in Georgia. The goal of their Artist in Residence program is to teach children to express themselves in a positive way through art. The Art program provides normalization to kids an distracts them from their pain or any problems they are experiencing at the time of their hospital visit.

CHOA serves children ranging from newborn to young adults (20 years of age). Most patients they work with are patients with chronic illnesses such as diabetes, Cystic Fibrosis, cancer, and cardiac issues. They also work with transplant patients and kids who have experienced some form of trauma. Their patient demographic is multicultural and largely lower to middle income families with limited resources outside of the hospital.

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Wilderness Works City Camp-April 19
Apr
19
7:45 PM19:45

Wilderness Works City Camp-April 19

CURRENT NEEDS:

  • Volunteers to assist

THE PROJECT:

During school time months Wilderness Works provides chaperoned overnight stays in comfortable, child-friendly girls and boys dormitory buildings. Fridays are full of activities (one of which we will host as part of this project), while Saturdays are spent doing some kind of outdoorsy excursion. There will be 30-50 kids, ages 8-11 or in 3rd-5th grade. 

THE ORGANIZATION:

Wilderness Works provides at-risk children a place to find caring adults and fun activities that teach and reach. Their mission is to empower and enrich the lives of children living in urban Atlanta with year-round experiential education, recreation, and outdoor adventure. Wilderness Works is a youth development agency serving homeless and disadvantaged children living primarily in Dekalb and Fulton counties.

Check out a few of our past events with Wilderness Works here

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See Beautiful Club- April 17
Apr
17
3:00 PM15:00

See Beautiful Club- April 17

CURRENT NEEDS:

  • Volunteers to assist

THE PROJECT:

The Elementary school See Beautiful Club at Globe Academy focuses on self-love, community building, and kindness and would love to do a jewelry making or mosaic workshop!

THE ORGANIZATION:

See Beautiful is an organization that aims to empower young people to see beautiful in themselves, in others, and to create more beautiful in the world.

This See Beautiful club serves about 30 5th grade boys and girls at 4/5 Academy. The greatest challenges for these students is learning to love themselves and respect each other'ʹs differences. They meet twice a week for one hour during the school day to work on activities and have discussions related to these topics.

Sound like fun? 

VOLUNTEER REQUIREMENTS 

 • There is not an age requirement for volunteers, but a background check must be on file with Paint Love for anyone over 18.

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