Making a Difference: Empowering New Orleans youth through pen and paper

"This program is teaching our kids how to use how to use words in a way that can affect change. Now they are becoming the powerful ones because reading gives you access, but writing gives you power." 

–Kyley Pulphus, Big Class board member and teacher

WDSU wrote a lovely short piece about our work and dropped by our final Photo and Phiction workshop of the summer, led by Big Class youth intern Keith Riley (pictured above).

Check out the article and short video: http://www.wdsu.com/news/local-news/new-orleans/making-a-difference-empowering-new-orleans-youth-through-pen-and-paper/40950558