From its base in the Historic Jenkins House, Artists Showcase of the Palm Beaches strives to meet the needs of underserved youth by introducing them to arts and culture. In educating and inspiring youth on the richness of human excellence and creative expression through the arts, we empower them with crucial life skills that not only enhance their personal lives but also build a stronger community.
Numerous studies all point to the benefits of arts in education. A recent report from Americans for the Arts states among its findings: arts education has a tremendous impact on the developmental growth of every child and has proven to help level the "learning field" across socio-economic boundaries.
- To promote the value of artistic diversity through collaborative efforts with local and national cultural organizations.
- To serve as a catalyst for emerging artists and ethnic artists in varying disciplines to express and display their talents.
- To educate children on the richness of human excellence and the creative expression through the arts.
- To be the premier community arts organization for multi-cultural art education and art appreciation.