|Hillyer Art Space presents two great events to kick off Spring!
(Voices Organizing for International Change, Empowerment, and Support)
DATE: Thursday, March 24th, 2010 TIME: 6-9:30PM
ADMISSION: $5 admission (additional donations are welcome)
VOICES is a fundraiser and awareness event with international hip-hop music, multi-media presentations, live performances, food and wine!
On Thursday, March, 24, 2010, we will be highlighting the work of Amurt, a 501 C3 and a volunteer-led international organization founded in India. Amurt’s work in Kenya has focused on youth and community improvement by creating nine youth resource centers in Nyanza-central and coast provinces-that provide youth with a safe place to meet, sports opportunities, IT classes, language classes, and life skills training that will assist them in finding a job. To date they have trained 135 youth peer educators to dispel myths and stigma associated with HIV and AIDS and have creatively used hip-hop and the arts to educate countless young people about regular HIV testing and sex education.
SWAP SHOP: A Thrifty Shopping Experience for your Spring Wardrobe!
DATE: Thursday, March 26th, 2010 TIME: Doors open at 11AM for item sorting, swapping from 12-4 PM
ADMISSION: $10 admission
PURCHASE TICKETS HERE–> http://www.artsandartists.org/hillyer/swap.html