KTEP - El Paso, Texas



   Dennis and co-host Noemi Rojas talk with Andrea Gates-Ingle, Executive Director and co-founder of Creative Kids.  Andrea talks about the beginnings of Creative Kids and how it has expanded over the years into a program that has served over 600 youths in their various programs.  One of their programs, Project AIM (Arts in Motion), serves pediatric oncology patients through arts and digital media.  Creative Kids' Project AIM program recently received the President's Commission on the Arts & Humanities Youth Program Award.  Hear an excerpt from the ceremony in this interview.  View the complete White House video of the ceremony here: http://www.whitehouse.gov/photos-and-video/video/2013/11/22/first-lady-honors-national-arts-and-humanities-youth-program-award.

Creative Kids will hold a "Shopping with a Purpose" fundraiser on Dec. 12, 7-9 p.m., at 504 San Francisco.  Creative Kids is located at the oLo Gallery, 504 San Francisco.  915-533-9575, http://creativekidsart.org/

Aired Dec. 7, 2013.