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Inspiring Courage Through Creativity

Arts For Life is a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting pediatric patients and families through arts education and engagement. By providing educational arts programs, we enrich patients’ lives, nurture their minds and spirits, and encourage positive healthcare experiences for children and their families. Arts For Life helps children in four communities across North Carolina.

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Artist Spotlight

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M E E T: Alexa

I think art is important because without art, I would be so sad. A lot of children like to do art so if there’s no art no children would be able to have art, do art, and be happy.

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ART SHOW: Weaving Soul into the Fabric of Health[care]

Friday, Oct. 26 | 7:00-9:00PM

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Rise & SHINE! in Charlotte

Thursday, Oct 11 | 8:30-10:00AM

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Rise & SHINE! in Durham

Thursday, Nov. 1 | 7:30-9:00 AM

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Spring Awakening Art Show

Saturday, April 7 |

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