WHO WE ARE:
The Glitter Foundation, Inc. is dedicated to strengthening our community both now and for future generations by providing access to the ARTS and the endless possibilities they offer.
WHY WE ARE HERE:
The GLITTER Foundation, Inc. is an investment in the youth of SWFL by providing Scholarships & Grants promoting the ARTS.
The GLITTER Foundation, Inc. understands that the ARTS can be a powerful tool for personal and academic growth and success.
The Glitter Foundation, Inc. is dedicated to providing ART experiences to all children for their growth and prosperity thought their developmental years.
WHAT WE DO:
The GLITTER Foundation’s primary focus is fundraising for ARTS education and experiences. It is proven that access to art levels the “learning field” across socio-economic boundaries, improves student retention, reduces the achievement gap.
-ART THERAPY –
The GLITTER Foundation Inc. is committed to funding ART therapy programs that provide a powerful and positive tool for children and youth to grow. ART therapy promotes the expression of oneself in a creative manner and works to rehabilitate those who have
become emotionally and mentally unstable after a difficult or tragic event.
The ARTS for core learning:
Multi-ARTS (both visual & preforming) Helping students to build reading, verbal and math skills; improves the ability to collaborate and higher-order thinking skills.
Visual arts. Helping to improve content and organization of writing; promote sophisticated reading skills and interpretation of text, reasoning about scientific images and reading readiness.