Take a peek inside our current non-profit projects

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Whimsy Warriors

Each month a childhood cancer warrior is featured on our website and social media platforms. The child has the opportunity to display their creative work, discuss their inspiration and tell their story. Additionally, we will feature memories and stories of children that have passed due to their battle with cancer. One of the great values of art is its capacity to call attention to the patient’s strengths. This project aims to create awareness for childhood cancer and help young patients gain a sense of mastery over troubling events. #WhimsyWarriors
 

 

ART for life project

Children battling cancer and life threatening illnesses are forced to change their lives overnight. They suddenly find themselves isolated in a hospital room and attached to beeping medical equipment. The Art for Life project aims to bring creativity and color back into their world. We collaborate with artists to create a unique Art Cart, then fill it with supplies that will keep children engaged, inspired and creative. Each one-of-a-kind Art Cart is donated to Children’s Hospitals. Art therapists, musicians and artist volunteers host bi-weekly Whimsy Workshops to encourage social interaction and creativity. Art Carts may also be utilized bedside for children in active treatment. #ArtForLife
 

 

 

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project click

See the world through a kids-eye view! Each child will document their world with their own colorful instant camera and create a “CLICKbook” of their artistic work. Children’s Hospitals receive donated instant cameras from Whimsy World for their patients battling life threatening illnesses. The project aims to support children through the stages of development and tackle the struggles of everyday life. A strong artistic background has been shown to improve areas of learning and academics, and it is a source of empowerment and self-expression.  #ProjectCLICK