Groundswell brings together artists, youth, and community organizations to use art as a tool for social change.


Working with a powerful community of artists, staff, and youth from different parts of New York has helped me grow as an artist and an individual. More about Victor's story
Victor A. Saint-Hilaire, Artist


Working in a collaborative process, our students gained the knowledge and tools necessary to explore, design and interpret important and relevant messages to the school community. More about IS 62's story
Michelle Esposito, IS 62, Assistant Principal


Groundswell is a safe space for me as a teenager, it’s a place where you can express yourself with whatever it may be, it's your getaway. More about Kevin's story
Kevin Rijo, Youth Artist

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November 26, 2018

Panel Discussion: Shifting From Scarcity To Abundance- The Quest for Radical Honesty

On December 13th, from 12-2pm, we’re inviting our community to a discussion at the Groundswell studio entitled Shifting from Scarcity to Abundance: The Quest for Radical Honesty. The discussion will explore the qualities of abundance, how they influence conversations with funders/partners, and why radical honesty around scarcity and abundance is so critical to our work and impact.