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2016-2017 Annual Appeal

Creative Connections may be a small organization but we are certainly mighty! Every contribution to our Annual Appeal counts – just as every student, in ...

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Creating a Kinder World

Since 1998, the day of November 13th has been recognized and celebrated as World Kindness Day through the World Kindness Movement. The World Kindness Movement ...

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Thanksgiving

With the approach of Thanksgiving, we at Creative Connections would first and foremost like to extend our gratitude and appreciation to all of our friends–partner ...

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World Teacher’s Day!

October 5th has been dedicated “World Teacher’s Day” by UNESCO since 1994. This year’s event, which will take place on Sunday, is centered on the ...

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Flags!

Although the use of flags to represent countries only came into common practice in the 18th century, flags have been around for much longer. As ...

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China’s Beloved Pandas

In light of  First Lady Michelle Obama’s recent trip to China we wanted to share this wonderful art piece from our archives. On Wednesday, the ...

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Videoconferencing Has Begun!

Here are two photos of a recent meaningful and insightful videoconference between partner classes here in the USA and in India. The photos are from ...

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New Year 2014

The young artist describes her scene, “In this scene children are playing. Three women are playing “RABANA” it is a kind of drum.  In this ...

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Honoring Veteran’s Day

On this day we honor and thank all those who have served in the military to defend and protect our great nation. The first Veteran’s ...

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Halloween

Halloween or Hallowe’en is a Scottish term derived from “All Hallows’ Eve”, the eve of All Saints Day which is observed on November 1. Halloween ...

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Visitors from Nigeria

We were happy to have two friends from Nigeria visit our office yesterday, Tuesday September 3, 2013. Chief Fatai Shodimu and his son are seen ...

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ArtLink Launch!

2013-2014 ArtLink program is launching this week! Our mission is to educate young people by encouraging their awareness, understanding, and appreciation of other cultures, as ...

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Mask Dancing

Today we received a Facebook comment from this young artist stating,“I want to say something from the bottom of my heart that I really appreciate ...

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Christi Rose in Guatemala

Our Executive Director, Christi Rose, has been visiting many of our partner schools in Guatemala. She is pictured here (4th from the right)standing next to ...

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Giving Thanks!

Thanksgiving is a time for all of us here at Creative Connections to remember all we have to be grateful for. At the top of ...

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Art from USA

The young artist describes her scene, “I am looking through a telescope.  I am looking at the stars and the moon.  It is late at ...

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Olympics on Track!

The Olympics continue to be exciting! The men’s 4×400 relay finals this afternoon, featuring Oscar Pistorius’s(a double amputee, age 25) last Olympic run with his ...

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Summer Dreaming

Cloudy Summer Sail by Ellie, age 14, Brookline MA USA The Secret of the Sea By Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (from Seaside and Fireside, 1850) Ah! ...

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Happy Memorial Day Weekend!

We wish everyone a happy holiday weekend!  This wonderful and patriotic piece of art is currently on exhibit at the Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk as ...

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Art from Uganda

This beautiful art work was done though our current ArtLink program, Tender Talents Magnet School in Kampala, Uganda is partnered with Sutherland Elementary in Chicago, ...

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Coro Fabrettino-2009

From Nicaragua April 24 – May 08, 2009 The Performance Coro Fabrettino brings the beauty of Latin American culture alive with their lively performance of ...

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Abantu Mu Buntu-2008

Ugandan Storytelling Musical Theatre October 27-November 14, 2008 Creative Connections: 2008-9 International Young Performer’s Tour The award winning Ugandan Children’s Music Troupe Twelve gifted 10 ...

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Abantu Mu Buntu-2005

Ugandan Storytelling Musical Theatre October 25 – November 9, 2005 Abantu Mu Buntu – Children’s Music Troupe For three weeks in October and November, 2005, gifted ...

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