To improve the quality of life of youth by exposing them to music, arts, and sports.
Exposing children to music during early development helps them learn the sounds and meanings of words.
Children who consume and creating music can have various positive effects on mood and mental health.
Music can restore some of the cognitive functions, sensory and motor functions of the brain after a traumatic injury.
Children who played sports between ages 5 and 10 had fewer emotional difficulties.
Children who participate in an organized sport, are 62% less likely to be diagnosed with anxiety, shyness, emotional distress.
Public schools have been raising "pay-to-play" fees, which are pricing out families.
In the last 5 years there has been a 41% drop in school sport programs.
Sports experiences help build positive self- esteem in children, as well as reduce stress and increase feelings of physical and mental well-being.
Music ignites all areas of child development and skills for school readiness, including intellectual, social-emotional, motor, language, and overall literacy.
1 in 6 middle and high school students are not participating in any school activities because they don’t have the financial security.