What is your mission?
Urban Arts Partnership advances the intellectual, social and artistic development of underserved public school students through arts integrated education programs to close the achievement gap.
What makes your organization so unique in the non-profit space?
We are using arts to address academics, raise test scores and improve graduation rates. We support schools and teachers by giving them innovative ways to engage students, target failure, and provide more learning opportunities. This is how we will close the achievement gap.
What is your organization up to at the moment & how can CUP Members be involved?
UAP young professionals association, hosting master classes, benefit committee membership, professional networking events for UAP students. Urban Arts Partnership is diligently working to build and strengthen their board of directors.