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“She wheeled her chair over to me to say she felt such a strong need to say how much joy the program brought her and to the other participants; how valuable it was to know that someone like me cared about old people like them.”
—Anthony Hyatt, AFTA Musician

Mission Support comes from donations from 250+ individuals, through dozens of community partnerships, and through 23 foundation, government and corporate grants such as:

Arts & Humanities Council of Montgomery County Maryland State Arts Council Art Works – National Endowment for the Arts


One of the Best: Catalogue for PhilanthropyAFTA engages older adults in health improvement and life enhancement through the arts.

Artful Living Blog

An Exhibition of Music, Art and Friendship

At Alexandria Adult Day Services Center (AADSC), a dedicated group of women have embraced art-making with arms wide open.  They participate in biweekly workshops with AFTA Teaching Artist Carol Siegel.  Carol practices Expressive Arts Therapy which integrates … [Continue →]

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