About Us

Our Mission

Utilizing Art and life skills development to build self-esteem, elevate academic performance and find purpose, ArtsBridge empowers at-risk youth to seek positive and productive futures.

Our Vision

To positively transform the lives of at-risk youth through art and life skills intervention.


ArtsBridge is privately funded and accepts contributions from donors, individual givers, foundations and businesses. ArtsBridge is a 501(c)(3) organization, and so your contributions are tax deductible.

Founding Members

Louisa Craft Jornayvaz, MA


James R. Minnik, Ph.D.

Executive Director