Thank you for celebrating 60 years with us!
As the year comes to an end, we would like to say thank you to everyone who has made our 60th year celebration a success. Thank you to all of our sponsors, including PRA Group, YAV’s Signature Sponsor.
Whether it was through volunteering at events, observing YAV programs or just spreading the word about the power of arts in education, please know that we truly appreciate the support of our schools, community partners, funders and friends this year and every year. We are excited to see what is in store for 2016!
Dance for Life recognized at 2016 Art Works for Virginia Conference
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Greater Richmond Convention Center
As a Dominion Art Stars Regional Shining Star award recipient, YAV will be acknowledged at the Art Works for Virginia 2016 Annual Conference. The award recognition ceremony will take place during the lunch hour on Wednesday, January 27th.
This one day conference hosted by The Virginia Commission for the Arts, is for artists, board and staff members of arts organizations, community cultural leaders, arts educators, and arts advocates from every corner of the Commonwealth. The conference will include networking and hospitality opportunities, filled with ideas and strategies for success and advice from experts on arts management.
Fore more information, click here.
Music is now a stand-alone subject in the definition of a well-rounded education! The “Every Student Succeeds Act” also includes more professional development opportunities for music educators, flexibility with Title 1 funds, and new ways to assess our students in a more arts-friendly way.
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(Photo: Stellar Exposures)
Thanks to your generous donations on Giving Tuesday, YAV raised over $700! With your gifts, you are keeping the arts alive in Virginia’s schools and communities.
Did you miss Giving Tuesday? That’s OK! You can still make your tax-deductible gift today, by clicking here.
From our family to yours, Happy Holidays!