Vets Find New Career with Abrakadoodle Following Northeast Georgia Franchise Purchase

Vets Find New Career with Abrakadoodle Following Northeast Georgia Franchise Purchase

News Release Sterling, VA, August 11, 2015– Abrakadoodle is bringing its award-winning creative, mobile art programs to benefit children and adults with the addition of its newest franchise unit Northeast Georgia. Abrakadoodle, with its global franchise headquarters in Sterling, Virginia welcomes this latest unit that joins Abrakadoodle-Atlanta. New owners Jamie and Eric Rodrigues of Gainesville,…

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What Do You See In This Picture?

What Do You See In This Picture?

When you look at this preschooler’s artwork, what do you see? You no doubt notice a collection of interesting things in young Reid’s collage, but to us, it reveals much more. What went into making the art is the hidden treasure in that it reflects his adventure in cutting, pasting, coloring and scribbling, which are…

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Abrakadoodle of Norfolk & Virginia Beach Receives Give Back Project Grant

Abrakadoodle of Norfolk & Virginia Beach Receives Give Back Project Grant

News Release Norfolk, VA, Dec.17, 2014 – Thanks to the Give Back Project, which is funded by the Virginia Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (VACRAO), children in the Norfolk and Virginia Beach area will benefit from creative art programming from grant recipient Abrakadoodle. Abrakadoodle of Norfolk and Virginia Beach provides art classes, camps…

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14 Metro Detroit Charter Schools Celebrate Student Art with TechTown Show

14 Metro Detroit Charter Schools Celebrate Student Art with TechTown Show

Abrakadoodle-Metro Detroit hosted its first annual art show in June to celebrate a year of creativity and learning. Fourteen charter schools took part in the event held at TechTown, a facility located at Wayne State University’s Research & Technology Park.  “We had great parent/student participation,” remarked Dawna Kelly, Educational Director of Abrakadoodle-Metro Detroit. Invitations were…

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Celebrating Creativity in Afterschool Programs

Celebrating Creativity in Afterschool Programs

At schools nationwide, Abrakadoodle celebrates creativity in after school programs by delivering creativity-boosting programming that helps kids develop art skills and confidence while having fun. Each year, Abrakadoodle joins millions in celebrating Lights On Afterschool, a campaign of the Afterschool Alliance, which recognizes the importance of providing safe, strong afterschool options for children nationwide. During an…

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Charter School Creates Art Studio to House Abrakadoodle Art Program

Charter School Creates Art Studio to House Abrakadoodle Art Program

Art is impactful and worthy of investment. This was a message that resonated during a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the Allen Academy in Detroit, which on Monday, January 14th formally opened a spacious, newly renovated space that will be devoted to Abrakadoodle’s art program. According to Dawna Kelly, Director of Abrakadoodle-Wayne County, “We are honored by…

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