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                                    info@yourtime4liny.org
   Arts * Fashion * Culture as Solutions for 21st Century Life Challenges & Pitfalls   
Long Island's culturally competent non-profit organization effecting self-help solutions for work * school * home and play  

Sponsorship Opportunities Available

​A Partial list of 2014 Gala sponsors 


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WHAT WE BRING TO THE TABLE

Our program and event planning is enhanced by a wealth  of professional and personal experiences which our Executive Director and Mental Health Director bring to the table. This invaluable resource of years of experience in  the mental health, human services, art and educational field coupled  with their exceptional collaborative skills to connect with  other qualified and experienced members of the Long Island community, maximizes the pool and scope of expertise that Your Time For Creative Empowerment, Inc. has at its disposal. ​

WHAT YOU CAN DO FOR US

Financial Support & In kind Donations 

Funding makes it possible for us to offer more quality programs at no or minimal cost to Long Island youth, families and communities. Donation of goods and professional services is invaluable.



COLLABORATE WITH US
"Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much." -Helen Keller-




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We are glad you stopped by
    

Scholarship & Fundraising Gala 
 Thursday, November 20, 2014
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Founder's
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Visit Our Creative Empowerment Arts Contest Page
   Submission Deadline 10/23/14 
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Scholarships will be awarded 
at 2014 Gala on 11/20/14 
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All contestants get to attend 
at no cost to them. 

ARTS QUOTES

"We introduce the unique qualities and approaches of the visual, literary and performing artist as viable problem-solving and personal development enhancement tools.

We awaken "the artist" in all people as they develop problem solving skills of their own through the vehicle of the arts, fashion and culture." - Madona Cole-Lacy

"Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one." -Stella Adler- 

"​Art is a shadow of what a person is thinking...a small glimpse of what they hold inside. Little secrets, regrets, joys...every line has its own meaning." -Sarah- Los Cerros Middle School, 1999-

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OUR MISSION

Your Time for Creative Empowerment is a nonprofit corporation that educates and empowers children, adolescents and parents of both secular and faith-based communities in the Long Island area, through the use of art, fashion and culture as mechanisms to improve interpersonal relationships; to avoid pitfalls that are unique to life in the 21st Century; and to specifically identify and effectively develop healthy problem-solving, enhance personal development and increase cultural sensitivity.

PARTICIPATION IN OUR PROGRAMS

We value your participation as a supporter or as one who receives benefits from our programs and activities.


PROMOTION OF OUR PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES
We welcome all the help we can get in promoting the programs and activities of Your Time For Creative Empowerment, Inc. more


​​COLLABORATE WITH US

"Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much." -Helen Keller-





​Dear friends:
As we work feverishly to get the gala show on the road, I would like to take a moment to remind you that the deadline for our Creative Empowerment Arts Contest is fast approaching.  I urge parents and community members to invite the high school students in their lives to participate in this contest. 
As promised, all participants are invited to the upcoming gala at no cost to them.  

Also, the deadline for the purchase and submission of ads for our 2014 Commemorative Journal will be here soon.  All of our friends and supporters  are encouraged to click the adjacent link to purchase ads, sponsorships and Gala reservations as soon as possible.

We are excited about these pending activities, and anxiously anticipating raising sufficient funds to again conduct our Community Networking Soiree and our Self Empowering Workshop for High School Student and Their Parents, as well as implement the other creative personal development programs that we have designed.

We are equally excited and thankful to  the sponsors who have committed to helping us make this gala a success thus far. Our Sponsor's Row will highlight our gala 2014 sponsors as they come on board  

Sincerely,

Madona Cole-Lacy

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Please click on image below
                                                                                      for our 2014 Fundraising & Scholarship Gala
Limited vendor opportunities available to Creative Youth & Family Empowerment - Oriented services and products!  
Click here for online application

Gala Planning Committee Members  

Anita Marco     Madeline Quintyne   ​  Gina Polidoro -Yodice 

Alicia Figueras      ​        Terri Hall               ​Bob Spiotto  
​Sponsor's Row
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