Alumni Stories: “Where Are They Now?”

A teenage Yee pictured at AFH.

“Everybody was so welcoming, and it felt like a second home. I always wanted to [go to the studio] right after school and learn new things. That was my first job, so I was like, ‘Wow! Is this how every job will be?’”

One of Yee’s works from the Photography Studio at AFH.

“That’s when I was like, yeah, this is my studio. I love this. This is the best studio of all the studios!”

“That’s what I learned from AFH — leadership skills, organization, and work ethics in general.”

Yee working in the Photography Studio at AFH

“AFH is so great with giving back to the community and giving teens a place to be safe after school instead of being in the streets.”

One of Yee’s works from the Photography Studio at AFH.

“Without AFH, I wouldn’t be who I am. I wouldn’t have come as far as I have.”

Yee pictured as an adult.

--

--

--

CREATIVE JOBS FOR CREATIVE TEENS

Love podcasts or audiobooks? Learn on the go with our new app.

Recommended from Medium

What Does Easter Have To Do With Making Art?

Girls just wanna have- shows about other than being women

A:\Aiko Prixie Creative Contest

A Year of Illustrating Documented

The Dia:Beacon is a phenomenal space to spend time thinking, observing, and marveling in an…

What is Botanical Illustration?

Nour Alkhatib — A Texas Fashion Designer Creates Clothing as Armor

Douglass Crockwell — Arts in education

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Artists For Humanity

Artists For Humanity

CREATIVE JOBS FOR CREATIVE TEENS

More from Medium

Alycia Cooper makes her directorial debut with Trade, the short film that explores the dangers and…

I died and came back to life. The Weeknd and Jim Carrey were there?

Wise Words From A Music Junkie To Those Making Playlists

what makes a dream client?