Programs & Grants

Sitar Arts Center

The Risa Fund sponsored Sitar's summer 2014 mural project, during which teen artists worked to strengthen their design and painting skills — as well as employment and life skills — through the creation of two large-scale murals.

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One of the completed murals is currently displayed at the Cesar Chavez Public Charter School's Columbia Heights campus (photo below), and the other will be prominently featured at THEARC in Southeast DC.

Sitar Mural

About Sitar Arts Center

Sitar Arts CenterSitar Arts Center advances the critical life skills of underserved children and youth and prepares them for achievement in the 21st century through visual, performing, and digital arts education in a nurturing community.
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