Our programs focus on music and arts, athletics, and education. Our vision is to empower and equip families to bring economic revitalization to their communities. Our mission is to provide families and youth with the life-skills, education, training, and resources necessary to be strong and to make their communities strong. We believe this is achieved through building sustainable partnerships locally, nationally, and internationally. At Center of Life we believe everything is about people.
The KRUNK Movement is a youth production company for students in grades 9-12 focusing on the elements of hip-hop through dance, song production, and visual art. By exploring past and current events, KRUNK’s music engages its listeners by discussing the importance of social justice and promoting positive mental and physical wellness. The program is designed as a “micro-enterprise” and teaches students the skills and professionalism needed to succeed in the music industry.
COL Jazz mentors young musicians using a tailored approach that builds upon each student’s individual skill level. With three ensembles — Combo, Large Ensemble, and Bucket Band — COL Jazz offers a variety of instruction for students in grades K-12.