Supporting the health of our community through creative art therapies.
Merina Healing Arts Foundation is a non-profit fund established in Idaho. Our mission is to provide community education, improve patient access, and support artist training in therapeutic arts, including art, music, poetry, journal, drama and dance therapies.
We strive to achieve our mission by:
- Raising awareness about therapeutic arts; - Educating healthcare providers and artists about therapeutic arts protocols and training; - Growing the funds through community activities, support and involvement; - Granting funds to support healthcare programs and artist training in therapeutic arts.
Merina Healing Arts Foundation P.O. Box 44162 Boise, Idaho 83711
Arts in healthcare helps support patients and families...
"...Journaling really helped me and my husband through a very tough time.
It is part of the healing process…"
Artist Chris Ayers & "Friend"
"Art for Hope & Healing"- Attend a special evening on Saturday, June 1 at the Egyptian Theater in Boise. Character artist and leukemia survivor, Chris Ayers, will speak about his art and how his collection of drawings, published inThe Daily Zoo book series, supported the healing process during his cancer journey. Register for this free event that also celebrates National Cancer Survivors Day. For more information, visit theEvents Page.
Gifts that keep on giving! Donate online-- click here & select Merina Healing Arts Fund -- or send completed donation form to:
Merina Healing Arts Fund c/o Idaho Community Foundation 210 W. State St., Boise, ID 83702. Thank you for your support!
SUPPORT US WHEN YOU SHOP ONLINE!
If you shop on Amazon.com, a portion of your purchase can go to the Merina Healing Arts Foundation! It's a simple way to support us. Click the Amazon.com box to link to their site and begin shopping. To learn more, read about theAmazon Associates Program.