- Business Advocacy
The October Disability Art Exhibit at Los Angeles City Hall featured Academy of Special Dreams Foundation and LIFT artists.
Cal State LA alumnus Lt. Col. Brian Peters returned to his alma mater Thursday, two decades after walking the campus as a student. But this time his view was 1,000 feet up from the university, overlooking Alhambra.
"Once famous for flower seeds — it’s the place where you’d ooh and aah over the floral fields as you drove through on the way to somewhere else — Lompoc has blossomed into a charming destination of its own, as I discovered one recent weekend."
“This financial support will continue our mission to provide micro business opportunities for artists helping them make their dreams come true," said Michael Dergar, Academy founder and CEO.
LIFT North (Learning Independence for Transition) is still going strong in the second year of its organic herbs micro business.