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We are A Free Bird Organization, where we help children with cancer become artists. The arts have an importance in daily life and is shown to have healing properties; especially for children with cancer, it can have special calming effects.
On Thursday, February 15th, as a tribute to International Childhood Cancer Awareness Day, we released our I Am A Free Bird music video, which has reached 10,000 views. I Am A Free Bird is the first ever anthem for Childhood Cancer. The video features 18-year-old talented singer and cancer survivor, Falyn Vega performing along with the founder and Creative Director, Godni Amir. This video chronicles Falyn’s story of fighting cancer and emerging victorious. Along with Falyn, other children of A Free Bird are also highlighted in the video performing their soothing arts.
About A Free Bird
As a 100% volunteer-based 501(c)(3) non-profit arts education organization, A Free Bird strives to empower pediatric cancer patients by inspiring and nourishing their artistic passions.
A Free Bird has been supported by brands like Google, Amazon, Rite Aid, Chipotle, Macy’s, Barnes and Noble amongst many others, and was recognized by the Department of Education and Department of Cultural Affairs, and honored by Mayor Bill De Blasio at the NYC Mayoral Recognition Award for 2 consecutive years in a row for NYC Volunteer Service.
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