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Membership Dues paid by the public (Mission Support Program Members) allow CDS to waive fees for our Veterans, Military, and their families. Help CDS to offer quality instruction and a top-notch curriculum for our Veteran families and Our Community who are participating in Operation Enjoyable Employment!

Membership is required to sign up for classes and workshops.

All Veterans receive membership for FREE!

Membership

Open to Veteran & Military Families

  • Unlimited sponsored access to all short-term, on-site Expressive Arts Unit (EAU) instructional classes (most supplies and materials furnished). Students are always welcome to bring their own supplies or tools.
  • Supplies and materials provided for long-term or advanced instructional classes.
  • Unlimited access to member portal for online tips and tricks, additional instruction, and other member perks to further develop Expressive Arts industry skills.
  • Please note: Child Expressive Arts Instruction classes will be available while EAU Member parents’ attend the adult only instructional classes. Limited space available, so please be sure to mark the ages and number of your children when you enroll for instruction.

We are open to the public as a community center!

Community members who join our Expressive Arts Academy Mission Support Program can attend all Expressive Arts Skills Workshops and/or the Holistic Healing Program at a low-cost. All fees paid by Public Members allow CDS to offer free instruction to our Veterans, Military and their families.

For Individuals

  • Access to all on-site, Expressive Arts instructional classes if space is available.
  • Receive Up To a 25% Discount on quality instruction programs and workshops.
  • Access to our member portal and online instructional
  • Assistance with most art supplies for long-term or advanced instructional classes.
  • Limited space available so please be sure to mark Child Classes and number of children on the application when you enroll for instruction.
  • Membership Dues paid by Mission Support Program Members allow CDS to waive class fees for our Veterans, Military, and their families. Your costs provide our Veterans children and youth with concurrent Expressive Arts Programs and help CDS to provide offer quality instruction and a top-notch curriculum for our Veteran Families participating in our Veteran Artist Employment Project!

For Families

  • Access to all on-site, Expressive Arts instructional classes if space is available.
  • Receive Up To a 25% Discount on quality instruction programs and workshops.
  • Access to our member portal and online instructional
  • Assistance with most art supplies for long-term or advanced instructional classes.
  • Youth and Child Classes
  • Limited space available so please be sure to mark Child Classes and number of children on the application when you enroll for instruction.
  • Membership Dues paid by Mission Support Program Members allow CDS to waive class fees for our Veterans, Military, and their families. Your costs provide our Veterans children and youth with concurrent Expressive Arts Programs and help CDS to provide offer quality instruction and a top-notch curriculum for our Veteran Families participating in our Veteran Artist Employment Project!

MSP Member Clients = Businesses/Organizations/Individuals

  • Anyone can join the Mission Support Program as a Member Client
  • Membership Dues paid by Mission Support Program Member Clients sponsor CDS Veteran Families for free, quality instruction, and top-notch curriculum for training under Operation Enjoyable Employment. Your $65.00/year assists our Veteran Graphics and Media Arts student members to train for free, gain experiencial skills, and/or become entrepreneurs.
  • MSP Member Client Benefits: Unlimited Wholesale Pricing on all Printing and Promotional Products.
  • Our fees are offered at a greatly discounted rate to further our outreach for community participation with Operation Enjoyable Employment.

We ask for additional time for Graphic Design, Media, and Printing Projects when submitting a job for our student Artists; as those jobs must allow for student learning time, project review and proof approvals by the Headmaster and the MSP Member Client before they can be completed, and production finalized (project review and proof approvals take up to 72 hours (or more depending on the project after submittal by students as completed). MSP Member Client projects may require a down payment before work commences.

Interns are not employees of the CDS 501c3 Non-Profit.

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