2023 MLK Day of Service
Baby Like Me Doll Day
Target 5 Global Impact and Target 4 The Arts program committees collaborated with the Arts Care Foundation in Ghana to host a “Baby Like Me Project” on December 24, 2021. This virtual program had a viewing watch party live on Facebook that took place at the Austin Memorial Park, Cape Coast, Ghana. The program focused on building young girls in Ghana self-esteem and the appreciation of natural black beauty by supplying them with positive affirmations, baby dolls that look like them dressed in pink and green attire, art supplies, and snacks.
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