GEBE and Windward Islands Bank donate to Art Saves Lives


From L-R: Representative from GEBE, Ms. Nicole De Weever

~Art Saves Lives Program will be held June 24-30 on St. Maarten~

Local Award winning dancer Nicole C. De Weever of Art Saves Lives received donations from GEBE and Windward Islands Bank in support of Art Saves Lives Summer Project. The upcoming Art Saves Lives summer intensive program will feature 16 artists from the United States who in addition to teaching classes will perform community service as part of their contribution to St. Maarten.


From L-R: Representative from WIB, Ms. Nicole De Weever

Photo Credit: Edgardo Lynch

Ms. De Weever, founder and President of Art Saves Lives Foundation thanked the representatives of both companies for their donations and looks forward to providing more programs in the future for the children of St. Maarten.

ALSP continues to raise funds to bring this project to fruition to serve local youth who are interested in a career in the arts and strengthen the performing arts on the St. Maarten.

About Art Saves Lives

Art Saves Lives Program (ASLP) is a cross-cultural exchange between youth in need and experienced practicing artists who seek to use their talents for positive change. This collaborative project will select renowned artists from around the world who use the arts to introduce participants to global and local traditions and empower them with the life skills necessary to effectively deal with the demands and challenges of everyday life. The program will also provide guidance for young artists with aspirations in pursuing a career in the arts.
The first project, an intensive week long workshop program will be held June 24-30th on St. Maarten.