What I Found @HighlightsFound

#WhatIFound @HighlightsFound

Share your own story on social media using the hashtag and tag #WhatIFound @HighlightsFound, or tell us via this form.


Photo of Sara Wooley“Inspiring spaces, artistic craft, and a lifelong community of creative friends. At the Highlights Foundation, my main character found her voice and her purpose.”—Sara Gómez Woolley, 2022 Artist in Residence

 

 


Photo of Nikki Shannon Smith“A sense of belonging and community, lasting friendships, and a supportive network of creatives that empowered us to honor ourselves and our journey. The more involved I become with the Highlights Foundation’s programs and mission, the more my creative family expands. It feels like a second home.”—Nikki Shannon Smith, 2021 Amplify Black Stories Storyteller and Highlights Foundation Faculty

 


Photo of Heba Helmy

“An opportunity to build community with fellow Muslim storytellers, mentors who were breaking down barriers in the publishing industry, and affirmation of both the value and the need for Muslim representation in children’s literature.”—Heba Helmy, 2022 Muslim Storytellers Fellow

 


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Traci Sorell talks about what she found @HighlightsFound:


What have you found at the Highlights Foundation?

Share your own story on social media using the hashtag and tag #WhatIFound @HighlightsFound, or tell us via this form.