To advance the well-being and mental health of diverse North Carolinians through accessible, strengths-based, culturally responsive art therapy; to further support our communities through local events and professional development opportunities; to contribute to and uphold research, theory, and practice of the creative arts therapies.
ArtGivers' mission is to broaden as much as possible the privilege of living with original art. We acquire art through purchases and artist donations and give the art away to various audiences – from those who couldn't otherwise afford to buy art, to those who feel alienated from the art world, and more.
Arthritis Patient Services , dba Arthritis Services' mission is to promote health and hope for persons with arthritis and related chronic pain conditions.
To provide a junior high boarding/day school experience in which the simple rural lifestyle, small academic classes, extensive electives, a challenging outdoor program, daily work projects, consensus decision making, and an emphasis on a staff/student community make it particularly suited to the needs of early adolescence.
Connecting artists with resources.
To encourage and support the development, promotion and expansion of the arts in Carteret County, NC.
To encourage and assist in the establishment of new cultural and educational art-related activities in Carteret County, NC.
To provide grants, to educate, and support the culturally diverse art community in Cumberland County.
To provide creative opportunities for children and adolescents who battle cancer and other life-threatening diseases and physical disabilities; to create opportunities for individuals, including college students and artists, to teach children and adolescents who battle life-threatening disease and physical disabilities; to educate the public and foster a clearer understanding of childhood illness and disease.
To advance the state of the arts through advocacy, networking, and peer education.