We went to 41st street to ask some questions, take some pictures, get some information and chat with Broadway actors about this charitable experience. What we found were people asleep on the street to raise awareness and money for the homeless youth served by Covenant House. Barely noticeable, as a group sleeping on the sidewalk is an all too common occurance in NYC. It was quiet and a melancholy reminder of how desensitized we are to the tragedy of homelessness and food in
This past Staurday, MONOLODGE joined the Disney VoluntEARS in partnership with FreeArtsNYC.org to participate in a 1:1 mentorship project benefiting approximately 100 underprivileged youth. With Theater as the theme of the day, we were able to rotate to various art projects with our "buddy". Activities included puppet & theater design, costume making, and creative polaroid storytelling (above). "The Tiger and the Lion were hunting in the jungle because they were hungry..."