The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
Michigan Youth Arts recognizes, supports and celebrates the artistic excellence of young artists in Michigan.
Michigan Youth Arts is a statewide arts education association that serves as a collaborative of discipline-specific arts education organizations. Programming consists of the Michigan Youth Arts Festival, statewide arts education awards, advocacy, leadership roundtables, and funding programs for youth, schools and arts education professionals throughout Michigan.
The Michigan Youth Arts Festival offers statewide arts education programming, strengthens arts and culture by establishing and facilitating partnerships between arts education organizations, increases the visibility of quality arts education in Michigan schools, nurtures the creative talents of Michigan's youth, encourages their present and future participation in the arts, and provides them with opportunities to explore careers in the arts.