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Hope and Healing Through Creativity

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ORGANIZATION: Beyond Bars Arts Initiative

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 8 people are interested
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Beyond Bars Arts Initiative (BBAI) and Make a Difference!

Are you passionate about art and social change?

Do you believe in the transformative power of creativity?

The Beyond Bars Arts Initiative (BBAI) is looking for dedicated volunteers to join our mission of empowering prisoners through art and spreading joy to those in need. This is your opportunity to make a meaningful impact on the lives of individuals both inside and outside prison walls.

About Us

BBAI is dedicated to transforming the lives of prisoners by providing them with comprehensive training in painting and drawing. We believe that creativity can enhance psychological well-being and foster a sense of self-worth. The artworks created by our participants are then gifted to individuals with terminal illnesses, orphans on their birthdays, and other deserving recipients, bringing hope and joy to their lives.

Why Volunteer with BBAI?

  • Make a Difference: Contribute to the rehabilitation of prisoners and bring joy to individuals facing hardships.

  • Develop Skills: Gain valuable experience in teaching, therapy, outreach, and nonprofit management.

  • Be Part of a Community: Join a passionate and dedicated team working towards a common goal.

  • Flexible Commitment: Volunteer opportunities are available for various time commitments and skill levels.

More opportunities with Beyond Bars Arts Initiative

No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.

About Beyond Bars Arts Initiative

Location:

Olayinka Olukoya Street, Lugbe, Nigeria, Iddo Tudunwada, ARMAC 900107, NG

Mission Statement

The mission of Beyond Bars Arts Initiative (BBAI) is to harness the transformative power of art to rehabilitate prisoners by enhancing their psychological well-being and self-worth. Through comprehensive training in painting and drawing, we empower inmates to express their creativity. The artworks they produce are then gifted to individuals facing significant challenges, such as those with terminal illnesses and orphans, spreading hope and joy while fostering a positive connection between the prisoners and the community

Description

Beyond Bars Arts Initiative (BBAI) is a pioneering nonprofit organization dedicated to transforming the lives of prisoners through the arts. Our program offers inmates training in painting and drawing, providing them with a constructive outlet for their creativity and emotional expression. By focusing on skill development and mental health, we aim to prepare them for successful reintegration into society. The artworks created by our participants are shared with people in need, including patients with terminal illnesses and orphans, bringing comfort and inspiration to their lives. BBAI also engages the public through an online platform where individuals can view and request artworks for their loved ones, creating a bridge between the incarcerated and the community.

CAUSE AREAS

Arts & Culture
Community
Arts & Culture, Community

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Donor Management
  • Fundraising
  • Grant Writing / Research
  • CSR / Volunteer Coordination
  • Community Outreach

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 18
  • 2 Hours Weekly

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