WordPlay New Orleans
WordPlay New Orleans is a 501©(3) that provides a platform for youth creative expression through spoken word.
WordPlay New Orleans goals include
1. Development of spoken word performance, reading comprehension and writing skills through the tutelage of Mentor Writers
2. Encourage the awakening of the individual literary prowess and social awareness inside each youth to serve as catalysts for community social change
3. Provide a safe space where creative voices of youth are not marginalized or judged
4. Promote leadership development among participants to foster capacity building for their generation of artists to carry on the mission of WordPlay New Orleans