"'The real benefit of the drum line, as I see it, is the completely new, 100% positive identity the drum line gives each participant. They have a skill — something they feel they are actually good at — that sets them apart from their distinction as 'formerly homeless youth'."
- Michael Stevens, Instructor, Dignity Housing, Philadelphia, PA
"When I get angry music allows me to calm down and redirect my anger in a positive way."
- Student, 15, Achieving Recovery Through Creativity, St. Charles, MO
"My daughter is making the honor roll since being in the music program. Her assertiveness and self-esteem have blossomed."
- Parent, Success Through The Arts, Los Angeles, CA