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Standardized and Make Financial Literacy Education A Core Requirement in U.S. Public School Education. Nearly half of Americans don’t expect to have enough money to retire comfortably. Credit card debt has reached its highest point ever. Forty percent of Americans can’t afford a $400 emergency expense. Given the above statistics, it might not be surprising that nearly two-thirds of Americans can’t pass a basic test …

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Let’s face it, it’s no fun being broke and it doesn’t help matters when we hear songs on the radio or see music videos about the cribs artists’ own, the cars they buy, and the vacations they take. But where does the fantasy end and the reality begin? Hip Hop is entertainment and we come to realize that these larger-than-life …

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Here’s what onsite managers from Columbia University School of Social Work Achievement Initiative said about our workshop: “Students were engaged through out the entire workshop, evident in the number of questions asked by students. Our students don’t ask questions if they are not engaged.” “Students really liked the financial literacy booklets!” “We (onsite managers) were also engaged. Very knowledgeable” Harlem, …

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The groundbreaking Chase Your Dreams – Hip Hop Financial Literacy Workshop developed through a grant from JPMorgan Chase Foundation was an epic response to the ongoing financial literacy crises that continues to plague the most vulnerable, with students and the economically disadvantaged standing in the crosshairs. The power meeting that brought together  JPMorgan Chase Foundation, Hot 97, Kiss FM, Global …

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Developed through a grant from JPMorgan Chase Foundation, this course will walk you through the secrets to being young and money wise. How to manage money and grow savings when your first starting out. Global Artists Coalition is a 501c3 nonprofit organization. Donation to the organization and enrollment in this course enrollment are both tax deductible.   GET STARTED  

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What does it mean to be young-money wise? Ans. To be schooled on how money works! Most likely your here for one of two reasons: one, your young and yet to learn the principals of financial literacy, or  two, your all grownup and still enrolled in the school of hard knocks! Both camps share this in common:  you never learned …

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While the Financial Literacy Online Workshop for teens and young adults is a great resource for personal financial education you might be wondering how it all works. It’s an unfortunate situation that the majority of public schools do not teach personal financial education. With the end result being generations of Americans making choices that lead them to dire financial straights. …

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Start with a collective of like-minded digital marketers, creative designers and tech savvy gurus that want to help. We offer a range of skill-sets and services to improve digital experiences for business and organizations and the people they serve.       CLIENT SERVICES Digital Strategy Websites & Content Web Accessibility Information Architecture User Experience Design Community Growth Creative Campaigns Fundraising Advocacy …

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The digital divide is real.  If you don’t have the money for design school, missing out on a promising graphic design career is a real possibility. Fortunately, it’s not the end of the road. Yes, it is possible to get hired as a graphic designer directly from a spec portfolio. I know because I have hired them. If an artist …

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We took our love for ancient mysteries and beautiful places to the Aegean, a fourteen hour plane ride from New York City to the magical island of Santorini, touching down on a runway made of the same volcanic ash that destroyed the island some 3,500 years ago. Santorini island, known in antiquity as Thera, is the southern most island in …

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The numbers of songs that rap about money, popping bottles and the need for bling are endless. But what about the management of money?  Without proper financial education, bad habits …

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Giving over 5,000 emerging artists the opportunity to express their graffiti artistry and illustrative talents by tagging blank, white converse sneakers in their own artistic style.  Here are the winning …

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Global Artists Coalition (GAC) is a nonprofit organization based in New York City dedicated to promoting public awareness, understanding and appreciation of urban art and entertainment culture, utilizing as motivators …

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Global Artists Coalition (GAC) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting public awareness, understanding and appreciation of art culture and how it can be a platform for political awareness and …

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Roll down gates have long been a go-to canvas for vandals. But some business owners encourage local artists to create murals on their properties to revitalize neighborhoods and create tourism …

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Jazz and hip-hop are arguably the two most widespread and popular forms of Black music ever created.  Both of these musical art forms grew out of scarcity as there were …

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Learn the art of graffiti from the masters of urban art in New York City.  Groups and individual workshops available. How To Draw Letters How To Draw Tag Letters How …

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To attend an art workshop or and to learn how you can create limited edition merchandise for your company.

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GAC pop-up to permanent hip hop history exhibition tour has partnered with a long list of sponsors, including Hennessy, JPMorgan Chase Foundation, Nike, Converse, NBA and more to present the …

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