The Agency is one of 33 Bergen County-based non-profit organizations that is currently participating in the 2016 Bergen County Local Arts Grant Program. The Division of Cultural and Historic Affairs will regrant $86,640 from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts to the qualifying non-profit organizations. The agency uses the funds for The Art of Survival Workshops.
Pictured above are Cynthia L. Forster, Director, Bergen County Division of Cultural & Historic Affairs; Marta Levy, Director of Children's Services and Art Therapy, CHS and Julye Myner, Executive Director, CHS.
The agnecy is offering creative art workshops to the communities of survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault in Bergen County.
During these workshops you will discover your inner creative self, while learning new skills, communicating and interacting with other survivors in a group and offfering and receiving support. The date and time for the next workshop series is:
Thursdays, Aug. 18 & 25 6-8pm
Thursday, Sept. 1 6-8pm
Tuesday, Sept. 6 6-8pm
In these workshops you will transform ordinary shoes into spectacular and symbolic works of art.
There is a limit of 10 participants per class. To attend, contact Marta Levy at 201-836-1075 x237 or email@example.com