McMickens, Varissa

    ArtsRising is a collaborative initiative of the Philadelphia Education Fund, Fleisher Art Memorial and Public Citizens for Children and Youth to bring richer art experiences to young people in Philadelphia. As director, Varissa McMickens forges strategic partnerships with arts and education organizations. Arts Rising/Philadelphia Education Fund

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