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Press inquiries may be directed to:

Harambee Arts: Let’s Pull Together TM
ATTN:  Founder Gloria Simoneaux
PO Box 150156
San Rafael, CA 94915-0156

(415) 726-0422

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Harambee Arts In The News

Expressive art therapy with Nepalese trafficking survivors
FANM Kanson Network/ by Jenna Filia
July 18, 2013

“The experience of being alive comes with moments that surprise us, rattle us, challenge us, inspire us, devour us, comfort us, bring us to our knees, force us to question ourselves, ask us to be brave, reveal our courage, demand patience, and ultimately, remind us that we are all searching for genuine love, happiness, and meaning in our lives…” read more >


News Article: Broad brush strokes
Marinscope Newspapers
March 28, 2012 A San Rafael woman, founder of a Marin-based arts program, expands an art therapy and support project from Africa to Nepal

“San Rafael’s Gloria Simoneaux turns pieces of plastic and cardboard into canvases of expression for children in a Nairobi slum, through Harambee Arts, a partnership that provides art programs for vulnerable children and women.” read more >


Marin Independent Journal
by Beth Ashley
January 12, 2009
First D.A., ‘running nun’ new Hall of Fame honorees
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Founder Gloria Simoneaux has recently been selected as a 2009 Marin Women’s Hall of Fame honoree. She will be honored on the evening of Thursday, March 26, 2009 for the Marin Women’s Hall of Fame celebration dinner. The Marin Women’s Hall of Fame is dedicated to being an ongoing source of inspiration for all who value excellence.

Marin Independent Journal
January 21, 2008
by Beth Ashley
San Rafael woman takes arts program for homeless children abroad
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“She calls her new venture Harambee Arts, and it is as free-form as most of her ventures in life – operated on faith, run from the heart.”


Marin Independent Journal
December 9, 2007
Three who never stop doing and inspiring
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October 14, 2007

The Jefferson Award, presented to Gloria Simoneaux
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The Canadian Art Therapy Association Newsletter
Volume 6, Issue 2 | August 2007

“Zimbabwe Story” by Gloria Simoneaux
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