History – Awards – Accomplishments

  “If we try to see something positive in everything we do, life won’t necessarily become easier but it becomes more valuable”

Now over 14 years of Art programs, served over 4,500 students, worked and trained with 100 artists. TWW Inc’s mission highlights the impact of culture, mental health, traditional art-making, and history.

Partnership Programs:

  • Department of Education (regular/after-school).
  • TASC
  • Children’s Aid Society
  • Queens Library
  • Something Positive, Inc.
  • QIIQ Theater
  • CATs of Color
  • Beacon

AWARDS:

  • Union Square Award for Art Education programming
  • Proclamation Award by Former Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz
  • Sankofa Community Award
  • Blackfoot & Cherokee Community Award
  • The Uplift Award – Juneteenth Committee of NY

Articles & Interviews

  • WBAI Radio Station ―Coming Together of African & Native People.
  • NY Daily News article on Middle Passage program
  • 2007 — CBS (Channel 2) Education Special
  • 2006 — Medgar Evers College. Talk Radio. Literacy in the Arts
  • 2004 — NY Borough President Award & Proclamation for Art programs
  • 1999 — ABC’S (Channel 7) Like it Is with Journalist Gil Noble &
  • Good Morning America
  • BCAT—Cable show. Interview/Documentary
  • 1998 — NY Post Newspaper