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Building Community

September 22, 2021

Exyo youth had an exciting first day of programming and working in Studio Bee for their very first time. They were busy little bees creating artist trading cards as they connected with both old and new friends.   Earlier…

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Welcome Back ExYo Youth!

September 20, 2021

Express Yourself staff are thrilled to welcome youth back to our fee free studio programs after our virtual programming that kept us all together last year. Our team has been working hard to prepare…

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Express Yourself wins Greater Beverly Chamber of Commerce Inspiring Business Award

September 14, 2021

Our non-profit organization, Express Yourself, has won the GBCC Inspiring Business Award for our work during the lockdown with youth and families.    From March 2020 through 2021, we pivoted from our on-site studio model to create an…

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Celebrating Kristi’s 20 incredible, hardworking years with Express Yourself

September 8, 2021

Express Yourself is honored to have Kristi Jeffers working with us for over 20 years.  She has influenced the model and been part of the growth from its origins at a home office to a 7,000 square…

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Art and Nature come together on the Ipswich River

August 31, 2021

We are excited to welcome kids back to Express Yourself this fall. ExYo staff are busy brainstorming art inspired activities for the upcoming year. We are looking forward to a special partnership with The Ipswich River…

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ExYo Mentor & Chef Christian takes his creativity to the kitchen

August 12, 2021

ExYo Mentor/Chef Christian is taking his creativity to the kitchen in this summer cooking series. 👨‍🍳🎉  ExYo Mentors program encourages youth leaders to share their unique talents within our community, so roll up your…

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What will be the theme for our 28th Annual Performance?

August 4, 2021

Each year, young people and artists at Express Yourself collaborate on a theme that will be the driving creative force leading to our grand performance in May. To us, the theme captures the essence of what we…

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ExYo Says Goodbye to a Very Special Friend 🐾

July 26, 2021

Charlie was our studio therapy dog, both an emotional support and friend to all at Express Yourself. With great pleasure and a wagging tale, he welcomed kids that may have been hesitant to come into the studio for the first…

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Cummings Foundation Make a Difference Dollars awarded to ExYo

July 22, 2021

We received a wonderful surprise this morning from the Cummings Foundation– a gift of $20,000 Make a Difference Dollars donation supporting our adjacent new Studio Bee!  Cummings Site Visit Committee Volunteers Cam Brown of King Fish and Albert Lanzillottii, II CPA, nominated our organization for this…

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Summertime in the Studio

July 15, 2021

Express Yourself’s summer 1:1 Come Together pilot program kicked-off this week, welcoming back youth to the studio after a year of virtual learning.  Many new youths joined ExYo during the pandemic and this was…

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