designed to help those who are socially and economically outcast.
It is based on the belief that,
and that through truth, we all can grow as individuals and as a community.
of losing something, whether it’s material, dignity, power, or even life itself.
those marginalized and cast out by society.
an opportunity to express their ideas and emotions with paint.
By producing a personal painting and a group painting, the individual and the community
prove to themselves and the community at large,
that self-expression and collaboration is possible and available to everyone.
The group painting is put on public display for a month
to show the overall community, that individuals from both the disempowered,
and empowered communities
are capable of working together for mutual benefit,
making the community whole,
healthy and prosperous.