Who we are.
We transform the lives of youth and poor communities using the developmental power of performance, in partnership with caring adults.
In All Stars programs, people learn new performances onstage and off. They try new things, become more worldly and begin to create new possibilities for themselves and their communities.
100% privately funded.
Our model of private funding guarantees innovative, cutting edge programs that work.
We’ve grown through a grassroots approach to building community.
Partnership, going beyond charity to growth.
Everyone involved grows through creating something new together.
Our bold vision.
By 2020, we will be recognized as America’s leader in Afterschool Development, a new way of engaging poverty.
Each year, All Stars afterschool development programs involve tens of thousands of inner-city young people and adults from all walks of life in transforming their lives and communities.
members reached annually
Today, 180 companies across America, including MetLife, EY, Viacom, PSEG, PwC, Equity Residential and Silicon Valley Bank, are participating in our involvement philanthropy through our Afterschool Development programs, giving millions of hours of personal time to share their lives, expertise, and workplaces with some of our nation’s most marginalized young people.