Through our partnership with After School Matters, the J-Def Peace Project has expanded into communities in need. These programs are led by former teen apprentices who are now trained as instructors.
Advanced Apprenticeship Programs
J-Def Peace project @ APO
j-def peace project @ solorio high school
Our advanced program works with the beginner and advanced students who attend Solorio H. S. Projects range from painting, drawings, and public painted and mosaic murals.
j-def peace project @ Kelly high school
This advanced program engages 30 students who uses creative visual art and range from beginner to advance level. The apprentices are learning how to identify life skills while creating works of art. Projects range from painting, drawings, and public painted and mosaic murals.
j-def peace project @ wolfe park
We have successfully worked with beginner apprentices and the basics of drawing and painting. The curriculum provides for identifying and working on basic life skills such as time management, teamwork, social awareness, and communication.
j-def peace project @ davis square park
The program focuses on preparing teens for an advanced program by implementing basic drawing and painting skills.
j-def peace project @ mckinley park
This is a beginner level program that enrolls 15 teens from the Brighton and McKinley Park neighborhoods.