ArtReach is a community-supported summer camp program that offers elementary students an opportunity to explore their creativity and participate in a variety of artistic disciplines. The program is offered to selected students from School District 43 who face socio/economic barriers to arts education and who would not be in a position to attend our regular Summer Fun! art camp program.

Each day of this week-long camp, students move and create in an integrated program of drama, music, dance and visual art classes. The camp focuses on teamwork and collaboration as everyone works together to create an informal end-of-the-week performance. This final performance gives participants the opportunity to showcase their new-found skills to family and friends.

ArtReach is fully subsidized and offered at no cost to participants. Students are recommended to the program by the principals and teachers of local elementary schools.

Thank you to our 2017 ArtReach sponsors

Fortis BC

Jack Gin Family Foundation, held at Vancouver Foundation

BC Hydro
 City of Coquitlam
Coquitlam Carbon Cutters

Place des Arts relies on grants, sponsorships and donations to make ArtReach possible. If you are interested in learning more about ArtReach and how you can become a sponsor, please contact our Resource Development Coordinator.

For information about making a donation, please visit our donations page.
604.664.1636 ext. 36

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