15 years and 10,000 hours
"June 30, 2021 marks the completion of 15 years of Upstream Arts working with and alongside people with disabilities of all ages to share creative experiences, to work towards understanding and inclusion, and to share space together," writes Matt Guidry. "These experiences have mostly happened in 1 hour chunks, which seems like a small segment of time to construct community. But it’s the momentary flashes of connection, occuring consistently over time, that shape trust and empathy, isn’t it? It’s not one big, grand gesture that makes it happen. It’s the small moments that are the building blocks."
Read more in Matt's latest installment of In Small Moments to mark 15 years and 10,000 hours of Upstream Arts connections.