Arivva in Action
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Arivva Facilitates Community Hope in Parkland Through After-School Arts
Students and instructors share what they loved about the Ceramics and Digital Video classes in the 2019 summer pilot program.
Area 52: Just Slightly Cooler than Area 51
This is the final student production from summer 2019, filmed, edited and produced entirely on smart phones.
Arivva Summer Art Academy 2018
Highlights from our first pilot project in visual arts.
Manchester Bidwell: Half a Century of Making People Whole
The story of Manchester Bidwell and the philosophy that drives Arivva, as narrated by founder Bill Strickland.
Arivva’s 2016 Feasibility Study
The National Center for Arts & Technology only works with interested communities by their invitation. Prior to beginning Arivva’s feasibility study, local community leaders approached NCAT about replicating the Manchester Bidwell Education Model in Pierce County.
This is NCAT’s report.
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Arivva’s secretary and board member, Sarah Gray, made South Sound Business’ list of 40 under 40! "Sarah Gray grew up on a farm in rural Kansas, where she gained a strong work ethic and passions for books, art, and agriculture. In 2016, a couple months after moving to...
We believe in the power of “mentorship, education, beauty, & hope!” Bill's model has made a profound impact across the country. To see an example of this model in action, check out the 2018-2019 Manchester Bidwell Corporation Annual Report!
Derrick Wallace, a Carrick High School graduate, admits he didn’t have much aspiration for his future before enrolling in Manchester Craftsmen’s Guild (MCG) afterschool arts programming.
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Arivva is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit which incorporated in 2016 and began serving students in the summer of 2018. We are actively seeking a combination of legislatively directed funding and donations from regional foundations, businesses, and individuals to secure ample funding and establish our long term endowment.
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