|Honoree’s Name: Sharon Frances, PhD
Award Category: Enrich
Why This Volunteer is Extraordinary:
Sharon Frances is a breast cancer survivor, a parent, an artist with a doctorate in education, and founder of Well Beings Studio. She created Well Beings Studio with the understanding that the arts can reduce anxiety, depression and pain and can increase the quality of life for cancer patients and their loved ones. Sharon is a volunteer Executive Director who brings passion, time, and commitment to a mission focused on using creative arts to open communication and to support the well-being of families impacted by cancer and other traumas.
Through Well Beings Studio, Sharon engages the arts to support emotional well-being and open conversation with children, teens, and families. She fosters a climate of purposeful inclusion, an environment where all feel safe and valued.
Well Being Studio SOV 21
Published: April 2, 2021