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ARTreach featured programs of the Week!

In This Issue
Thank you to our 2011 donors
Event this Friday!
Videos of the Month!

ARTbeat! ARTreach Programs for seniors Our featured ARTbeat program of the week Mamie George Community Center This is a weekly ARTreach program serving low-income seniors and the disabled in Fort Bend County. Funding for this unique program is made possible through a partnership with Catholic Charities and Texas Commission the Arts as well as grants and donations to ARTreach. The public is invited to the ARTreach Espresso Yourself Event at Mamie George on October 7th to buy expressive coffee cups created by the seniors and volunteers involved. All sales benefit MGCC and programs serving seniors in Fort Bend County.


Mentoring through Art! ARTreach Programs serving children at risk - Featured program of the week - Rio Bend Community - this is a weekly ARTreach program serving children in foster care, and unaccompanied minors and refuges in Fort Bend County, made possible in part through a partnership with Catholic Charities and Texas Commission on the Arts. This is a specialized mentoring program that focuses on Art & Enterprise training, and this semester includes an introduction to silk screening, digital photography and ceramics. Monthly culminating exhibitions are hosted at the Mamie George Community Center to benefit the students.


Within My Reach! This is a specialized program serving children and adults with intellectual and physical disabilities. Our newest program starts this semester at The Summerhouse in Houston and includes an introduction to ARTreach Enterprise training - ceramics, jewelry making and other crafts. ARTreach is hosting The Summerhouse Art Café featuring the student's expressive works of art in December. 

Volunteer today! ARTreach is seeking art assistants and teachers to share unique techniques and skills with seniors and children and adults with special needs. Contact Terri Bieber to volunteer, t.bieber@artreachonline.org 
Thank you for supporting ARTreach Programs! 


Thank you to our Heroes Among Us donors and contributing partners who have helped us meet our financial goals for 2011. 


Everything ARTreach is able to do is made possible by you!


Please pledge today to support ARTreach in 2012! Our Heroes Among Us Campaign officially begins October 1st and runs though December 31st  Please support arts education and outreach by making a donation today! 


Thank you to our 2011 Heroes Among Us!

Aleta Patrick

Amegy Bank

Ashton Woods

Baker Hughes Foundation

BP Fabric of America Fund

Brock Orthodontics

Cardiff Junior High

Carla Mitzner

Carol Adams

Carol Laufenberg

Catholic Charities

Charlie and Janet Waid

Cheryl Krey

Cheryl McWilliams

Chevron HumanKind Matching Gift Program

Chris Crockett

Christ Clinic

Christine R. Stillwell

City of North Richland Hills

Clinton and Kathryn Capshaw

Coalition of Behavioral Health Services

Congregation Emanuel Farb Service Fund

Consolidated Communications

Dana Alexander

Dana Hasting

Daniel and Jill Windle

David Weekley Homes

Deborah Beauregard

Dorthea and Duwain Dumas

Downy Vickery

Elizabeth and David Linder

Epiphany Church



Fish City Grill

Fleishman-Hillard, Inc.

Fort Bend Junior Service League

Forum Senior Living Community

Four Winds

Frederic and Mary Frankel

Gabe R Drury

Greater Katy Exchange Club

Gulf Coast Trades Center

Houston Endowment Inc

Imagination Celebration

Jacqulyn Joy Saxton

Janet L Bauer

Jenni Rebeccas Stephenson

Julie Camara

Katy Kids Festival

Lance E Redmon

Laurance H. Amour III

Linda Clough

Lisa and Jerome Bailey

Lisa Takeuchi

Living Word Lutheran Church

Making it Better

Mamie George Community Center

Marci Santiago

Maria Masson

Marie-Lynn Piscitelli

Mark and Kathy Jorgensen

Mary Kate Biggers

Miguel or Graciela Lozano

Monica Mead

Morton Ranch Jr. High

National Charity League Azalea Chapter

Newland Communities

Nicole Marie Golyer

Nina James

Paul and Temsen Benson

Perry Homes

Providence Place

Randy and Rexanne East

Ray C. Fish Foundation

Reecy Payne and Chuck French

Rhonda Walls PC

Richard and Diana Braun

Richard and Joy Siebenman

Rio Bend Community

Robert and Connie Sims

Russell Patterson

Schwab Charitable Fund

Scott Bartholomaus

Shelby and Heatr Carr

Sue O'Rourke

Susan Farb Public Relations Inc

Susan Raia

Suzan Soltero

Tania Campbell

Telfair Community Council

Terri and Scott Bieber

Texas Commission for the Arts

The Simmons Foundation

The Standard

The Woodlands Waterway Arts Council, Inc

Tutorials for Excellence

William E Lacy

Wyatt H. Willaims

Young Audiences of Northeast Texas Inc


Thank you also to our in-kind supporters for donating services and support for our programs and operations. Thank you to all our volunteers and friends who attend ARTreach Community events, purchase tickets, and buy our products and artwork created in our programs.


Join us this Friday Night - Gallery Night and Art Mixer hosted by the Katy Culture and Arts Alliance. Thanks to Consolidated Communications ARTreach will be displaying and selling Piggy Banks created by our NCL Volunteers to help match the dollars needed to bring "Books Alive" KVPAC Literacy program to children at risk in Houston ISD this fall. Be a Partner in Art & Outreach and share the responsibility to help those less fortunate. 
Art Plays 

Social Service agencies and school districts seeking innovative art and mentoring programs serving children at risk, the elderly or special needs groups may apply for

Arts Respond program support available from TCA 

for ARTreach Programs which include
Mentoring Through Art
Within My Reach

See videos documenting current programs  
Espresso Yourself Too!

MGCC Espresso Yourself Too!


Rio Bend Community- ARTreach Program

Rio Bend Community 

Mentoring through Art

BAM- Woodlands Outreach!

BAM- Woodlands Outreach!

Mentoring through Art Culminating Exhibition

ARTreach Mentoring Through Art - Juvenile Justice

ARTreach Juvenile Justice- Fort Bend County

Mentoring through Art

ARTreach Diabetes Awareness and Nutrition

ARTreach Diabetes Awareness and Nutrition

Mentoring through Art

The Cardinal's Christmas

Mamie George - The Cardinal's Christmas


ARTreach at the Rise School - Video 2

ARTreach at The Rise School 

Within My Reach!

Dan Egger-Belandria Rhythm in Action
Dan Egger-Belandria

Rhythm in Action

 Mentoring through Art

ARTreach Programs Making It Better

ARTreach Programs Making It Better

Mentoring Through Art

ARTreach presents Sara Hickman at Rise School in Houston

ARTreach presents Sara Hickman  

TCA Artist of the Year at the Rise School in Houston

Within My Reach!

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