2011 Community Partners

Focus: Arts & Culture

California Center for the arts Escondido
California Center for the Arts Escondido
My Story: Literacy Through the Arts

To continue the artist-in-residence program with Escondido Union School District (EUSD) confronting the District’s challenges with the lack of art teachers or an arts curriculum, low academic achievement, and a high population of non-native English Language Learners (ELL).

Eveoke Dance Theatre
REFUGE in the Arts

Explore “cycles of violence” through a professional training and performance program that serves ages 10-18, connecting these youth with social activism through the dance.

Playwrights Projects
Playwrights Project
Writing Lives

Provide playwriting residencies to underserved students at schools in Lakeside and San Ysidro, and performances of student work for the community.

San Diego Center for Children
San Diego Center for Children
Therapeutic Music Program

Help heal emotional wounds by providing an outlet for children to learn to cope with past trauma by expressing themselves through music and movement.

San Diego Opera Association
San Diego Opera Association
Words and Music

Provide arts education and improve literacy skills of at-risk students through the creation of their own opera.