Posts Tagged ‘non-profit’

“Megan lit up every room,” Maddie said, but expressing her creativity was when she truly shone. All of Megan Pizzitola’s girlfriends wore hot pink to her funeral. “She would have hated black,” one of her best friends, Maddie Freiberg said. And Maddie would know—they’d been friends since their freshman year of high school. Over the[…read more…]

Kelly Dobelstein, a trained mental health therapist, is the latest addition to the Art with Heart team. Kelly is passionate about engaging the mental health-care community and providing resources for professionals working with youth and families in the areas of trauma and grief support. Her passion makes her a great fit for her role as[…read more…]

Over 200 Art with Heart supporters gathered in Seattle last week at the eighth annual Color of Hope Benefit Luncheon raising almost $176,000 to help children in crisis. The event, emceed by Director of Side-by-Side JJ Kissinger, featured moving speeches and stories from Art with Heart leadership and guest speakers. It was a celebration of[…read more…]

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE SEATTLE, WA – Art with Heart (, Seattle social entrepreneurial nonprofit, has announced the hiring of Cynthia Dasté as Managing Director, a new executive position that will work in co-leadership with founder Steffanie Lorig. Dasté comes with a wealth of experience in non-profit management of which Art with Heart will employ to[…read more…]

Art with Heart partner New York Life Foundation has invited us to the The National Alliance for Grieving Children (NAGC) symposium in Atlanta coming this June. At the symposium Art with Heart will have a booth in the Exhibit Hall, present about Art with Heart and Draw it Out to other grief organizations, and do[…read more…]