Nonprofit Spotlight: Creative Alternatives of New York (CANY)

Heidi Landis, CANY’s Associate Executive Director, recently talked with me about the organization’s mission and story. Landis was a professional actor in New York who fell in love with drama therapy and became certified as a drama therapist. After starting as an intern, she has now been with CANY for 10 years. CANY’s story It began … Continue reading Nonprofit Spotlight: Creative Alternatives of New York (CANY)

Give the gift that will outlast sharpened pencils and this year’s fashions.

It's that time of the year again - one last BBQ in the park, one last sandcastle the sea will wash away, one last s'mores by the campfire. Years after the exams are graded and the jeans are outgrown, education is a lasting gift we can give all children, to make a difference in their … Continue reading Give the gift that will outlast sharpened pencils and this year’s fashions.