Exciting Announcement for the Fall

As we have 3 more weeks of our virtual camp until September 11, We are excited to announce we are doing a virtual class series for students of all ages and skill levels this fall:  1) Youth Novice: -Mondays, 4:00 PM- 5:00 PM EST 2) Youth Intermediate: -Tuesdays and Thursdays, 4:00 PM- 5:00 PM EST 3) Youth Advanced:...

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Our new record Silhouette is available on Bandcamp today

Dear friends, Over two years ago Karl Berger asked us (CMS artistic directors) to consider making a record in the spirit of Creative Music Studio. On June 2nd (2018) we recorded all new compositions (by each director) at Applehead Recording in Saugerties NY. Our new record Silhouette is now available on BandCamp HERE. You can listen...

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GWEN Composium Spoken Word Youth Contest

Hello It has been awhile since we have been in touch. WE, at the GWEN family, are sending you our prayers that your family and friends have remained healthy and safe. As you may know, each year, Global Women’s Empowerment Network honors the International Day of the Girl. This year...

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Tax Considerations of PPP Loan Forgiveness

Tax Flash Tax Considerations of PPP Loan Forgiveness Taxpayers who received loans through the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) should be aware of the critical tax consequences relating to the forgiveness of these loans. The PPP was created by Section 1106 of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES...

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NOT your Grandmother’s Dungeons and Dragons

This Kickstarter by Jay Dragon is enjoying overwhelming support! The funds it raises go to the publication of an RPG book full of illustrations by artists from around the world. Although teachers and therapists have reached out to Jay seeing applications with their work with young people – adults love...

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1929 Great Depression & Fundraising

Dear Friend, The Heller Group is on vacation this week. Phew! So, I thought I’d share one of our most popular emails. I sent it back in April. Remember April? As we continue to face severe economic uncertainty, it is more relevant than ever. If you want some hope as you try...

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