Program Overview

We meet every other Wednesday during the school year from 6:00pm - 7:30pm.

We meet at 1717 Innovation Center located in downtown Richmond.

Our program runs during the calendar school year, September-June.

We focus on three core areas:




Each work of art falls into one of these criteria: 

50% single parent household

16% low income

8% foster care

25% other unforeseen circumstances

We provide job shadowing in an area of interest once a year for each of our members.

We proudly serve Richmond, Henrico, Chesterfield and Hopewell.

Application Process

Submit Application

Applications will be available on April 1, 2021! Check back to submit an application.

Attend Interview

After the deadline, you will receive a call to attend an interview with our Executive Director.


Decisions will be sent out on July 16, 2021. Each new work of art will receive a special gift in the mail to let them know of entry into the program. 


We will host our annual kickoff on September 1, 2021 at 1717 Innovation Center from 6:00-7:30 pm!  Parents and guardians are encouraged to join us.