Creativity is the #1 skill 72% of business leaders look for in new employees*
In a Harvard study on social mobility** across the U.S., Charlotte ranked dead last! This means low-income youth in Charlotte have the odds stacked against them!
And yet, school budgets continue to cut the arts!
The best way we can equip and empower the low-income youth of Charlotte for upward mobility is to give them access to high quality arts opportunities, which will cultivate The 3 C's!
The 3 C's!
Studies show The 3 C's develop naturally through engagement with the arts!
Cultivating The 3 C's in low-income students empowers them dream bigger and equips them for success in pursuit of those dreams!