20/20 Vision for Schools exists to transform public schools within a single generation of students. We achieve this by mobilizing students and community stakeholders to partner with schools for sustainable change.
Watch "Roots of Resilience" Documentary Online Today

Watch “Roots of Resilience” Documentary Online Today

Watch Online Today Premier Dates October 28, 6PM at PS 329 (Map it.) October 29, 7PM at NYU (The Global Center for Academic and Spiritual Life, 238 Thompson St, Room 171. Map it.) October 30, ONLINE Like this:Like Loading...
NY CityServe: Celebrating and Accelerating School Partnerships

NY CityServe: Celebrating and Accelerating School Partnerships

20/20 Vision for Schools is proud to partner with NY CityServe to celebrate and accelerate community and school partnerships providing arts programs, life skills, college pathways, mentoring, and more. We celebrate the school partnerships that already exist, and will accelerate momentum and impact by doubling that number before CityFest and...
Brushstrokes: Free School Murals E-Book

Brushstrokes: Free School Murals E-Book

Coming January 2015 Thank you for registering to receive your free copy of “Brushstrokes: Creating Public Art and Thriving Students” in January 2015. Please fill in the form below to receive your free e-book as soon as it’s available. Sign up now * indicates required First Name Last Name Email...
New Infogaphic: Public School Partnerships Double and Accelerate Momentum

New Infogaphic: Public School Partnerships Double and Accelerate Momentum

So grateful for friends and partners whose investments empower New York City students, schools, and communities to thrive. Here’s our 2014 Progress Report, made possible with your support. Like this:Like Loading...
Public Art Transforming Public Schools

Public Art Transforming Public Schools

Today, 20/20 Vision for School proudly announces the launch of a new website SchoolMurals.org to fuel the great work of our growing Murals programs. Subscribe for regular updates. Watch the Slideshow Introducing Murals by 20/20 Vision for Schools Murals by 20/20 Vision for Schools creates public art that transforms public...
Now Accepting 2015 Intern Applications

Now Accepting 2015 Intern Applications

Are you talented, passionate, and ready to change the world? If so, consider interning with 20/20 Vision for Schools. Now accepting applications for Spring and Summer 2014. This internship was so much more than ‘busywork.’ It was an opportunity to make a difference within public city schools.” – Jessica Grant...
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Double Your Holiday Gift this Year

Double Your Holiday Gift this Year

Please Help Us Maximize a $15,000 Match. On the first and third Tuesday of every month, twelve business men from New Canaan Society share stories and a meal with eighteen boys for life and vocational mentoring at Harlem Village Academy High School. Two weeks ago, the principal asked if we could offer a similar program...
We are Thankful

We are Thankful

On the national day to give thanks, 20/20 Vision for Schools would like to thank all our collaborators, partners, friends and family for all your support. We wish you a Happy Thanksgiving 2014. Like this:Like Loading...
40 for 40 Celebration

40 for 40 Celebration

Friends, I turn 40 today (October 3)! To celebrate, I’m asking you to help give creative expression back to our NYC public schools by donating $40 to 20/20 Vision for School’s “Resident Artist” programs. Throughout the month of October, your $40 gift will buy art supplies for four students for a full year of art...
Thank You for Returning Art to NYC Public Schools!

Thank You for Returning Art to NYC Public Schools!

Thanks to your generous financial and volunteer support this year, 1,300 students from five great schools and 800 volunteers from 20 community partners created 3,000 square feet of public art from September 2013 to June 2014. School Murals Portfolio We’ve updated our School Murals Portfolio to include all of the recent projects. Like this:Like Loading......
Three Mural Ribbon Cutting Events in Three Days

Three Mural Ribbon Cutting Events in Three Days

June 14, 12-3pm at PS/MS 282 180 6th Avenue, between Lincoln and Berkeley Streets, Brooklyn. Map it. June 13, 12:30 – 2pm at Borinquen Plaza Senior Center 80 Seigel Street between Manhattan and Graham Avenues, Brooklyn. Map it.   June 12, 9-12, 9:15am – 12pm at PS 170 1598 Townsend Ave, Bronx, NY 10452. Map...
PwC Visits PS/MS 34 and Invests in 20/20's Future

PwC Visits PS/MS 34 and Invests in 20/20’s Future

We are so grateful for our growing relationship with Pricewaterhouse Coopers this year. In addition to their generous financial support of 20/20 Vision for Schools, they have partnered with us to introduce their Earn Your Future curriculum in two schools this year, with the possibility of adding additional schools in the fall. Last week PwC...
Councilman Gentile: Mural Reminds Us of What’s Possible

Councilman Gentile: Mural Reminds Us of What’s Possible

On May 14th, 20/20 Vision for Schools unveiled the first of four school murals this semester, with the ribbon cutting for the Generations mural created by McKinley Junior High students for the Norwegian Christian Home. Some of the early feedback: Principal Janice Geary, McKinley Junior High School “Projects like this give students the confidence to...
Harlem HS: "Thank you for such a professional crew"

Harlem HS: “Thank you for such a professional crew”

[Photos courtesy Young Life Harlem] Building a bridge from Harlem to Wall Street A dozen volunteers from the Manhattan chapter of New Canaan Society (NCS) volunteered as part of the Harlem Village Academy (HVA) Career Fair on April 30. The came representing the HVA Alliance, a collaboration between NCS, KING, and Young Life Harlem facilitated...
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