Mission Statement


Create Now transforms the lives of youth in need through creative arts mentoring and opportunities.

Vision Statement

Create Now is committed to creating a world in which all youth receive the love, respect, and support they need to thrive and make a positive difference.

Core Values

Creativity – We foster creative exploration and self- expression. From overcoming adversity to discovering new passions and inspiration in life, our unique programs create real results.

Immediacy – Our focus is on helping youth that are most in need now, with the urgency and hands on approach that saves lives.

Connectivity – We connect diverse people and organizations though creative arts. We connect kids with mentors and life opportunities plus corporations with communities and philanthropic endeavors. Create Now is the place to make a difference through the arts.

Efficacy – Our comprehensive programming delivers life-changing results. We create programs that are relevant and meet the needs of the youth, and the agencies that we partner with and serve.