Arts for the Aging (AFTA) (aftaarts.org) is a nationally recognized organization engaging older adults and their care partners in health improvement and life enhancement through regular participation in the arts. Led by a trained faculty of professional artists, AFTA’s therapeutic interventions focus especially on those experiencing aging-related physical and cognitive impairments.
Serves: Metro region
What a donation buys:
- $250 partially underwrites teaching-artist fees for a multidisciplinary program.
- $1,000 supports the creation of an arts program customized for older adults in a community setting.
- $10,000 supports multiple arts-based programs for older adults who are socially isolated and might not otherwise have access to high-quality arts experiences.
- One day/weekly: Assist with office administration, events and programs.