Rock to the Future’s MusiCore program is making a profound impact on Philadelphia’s youth by providing free music education and fostering a strong sense of community. Run as part of the city’s Out-of-School Time initiative, the program not only develops musical talents but also promotes social-emotional learning, collaboration, and conflict resolution.
Doriana Diaz, an artist and poet hailing from Germantown, has consistently utilized art as a means to navigate her inner thoughts and feelings. In her current role as a grassroots arts organizer, she employs arts education as a tool for fostering community healing.
For the second year in a row, the community of Mt. Airy will host their PorchFest, an event that utilizes resident porches as mini-concerts.
Black and self-love centered Afromation Avenue is bringing their personalized affirmation signs to Germantown this Fall.