Next in our series of 2012 Changemaker Nominations suggested by a chocolate lover!
Congratulations to Tiny Drops Hip Hop Center: tinydrops.org
Here’s what Radhika has to say about this fearless organization:
“This group supports low-income kids in India to practice their passion : hip hop dance & culture. They are trying to open community centers so that kids have a space to invest their energy and grow their art and culture while having access to mentorship on life skills, computer lab, production equipment, etc.”
A little more info:
“Tiny drops hip hop community center, Khirkee extension, New Delhi : Dharavi, Mumbai – a space for kids in the ‘hood to practice, learn and innovate on hip hop dance & culture. gathering a fierce crew of 8–18 year old break dancers, rappers, graffiti writers and artists committed to learning, exploring, and enterprising together.
Tiny drops is a safe, communal space led by talented artists and mentors who serve as positive role models, engage youth with respect and love, and facilitate and encourage meaningful, visionary work.”