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General Agency Information
Name:William James Association
Address:P.O. Box 1632
Santa Cruz, CA  95061
Primary Phone:831-607-8952
Email Address:wja@cruzio.com
Website:www.williamjamesassociation.org/
Days/Hours of Operation/Phone:Monday-Friday, 9-5
Description:The William James Association is a nonprofit, community service corporation founded in 1973 by Page Smith and Paul Lee. The association is named for the American philosopher, William James, who was deeply concerned with the relationship between philosophical thought and social action.
Mission:The William James Association promotes work service in the arts, environment, education, and community development.
Programs:The Prison Arts Project contracts with professional artists to provide in-depth, long-term arts experiences for incarcerated men and women.

The Community Youth Arts Project contracts with professional artists to work with disenfranchised and "at-risk" youth in alternative schools and detention facilities in and around Santa Cruz, CA.

The William James Fiscal Sponsorship Program assists emerging nonprofit groups and community organizations by providing grant-related administrative support, tax-exempt status, and fiscal sponsorship.
Languages other than English:Spanish
Accommodations for Disabled:Call for Information
Public Transportation:Available Within Four Blocks
Eligibility:Call for Information
Fees:None
Areas Served:California (Northern)
 
Subject Headings
 Alternative Schools
Artist Services
Inmate Support Services
Private Nonprofits
Youth
This record last modified July 15, 2013