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Pear - Creatively Mentoring Homeless Youth

Death Of My Brother, a note from p:ear’s Program Director

As Program Director of p:ear, I wanted to share the news of my brother’s passing. He committed suicide in the early hours of Thursday April 22nd, 2010.   It seems important to share this heart-breaking news for several reasons; to use this tragedy as a means…

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Pear - Creatively Mentoring Homeless Youth

Rodolfo Serna Won the Skidmore Prize! We are so proud of him

From Rodolfo’s Skidmore application — which details more than anything his commitment to both kids and art. We are really lucky to work with this man! I am a transition coordinator assisting homeless youth in getting off the streets. At p:ear we relate to our…

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Pear - Creatively Mentoring Homeless Youth

Painting by Scribe, Words by Daniel

“My City” I stumbled upon a non-profit organization that mentors youth. The project’s aim is to help kids using education and art-recreation. So far I’ve had good experiences; it allows me to explore skills such as cooking, photography, drawing, painting. I’ve learned that a good…

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