Organized in 1996 to perform for one special occasion, Creative Impressions, has developed into a choral music ensemble of excellence which is making an impact on the lives of those it touches. Creative Impressions instills pride and esthetic appreciation; promotes positive work habits and responsible behavior; educates, empowers and expands cultural awareness. The vision of its participants is raised as the youth advance to seek higher educational goals and other positive life experiences.
This after school, non-profit 501(c)(3) organization of approximately fifty teenagers of diverse backgrounds is led by a local music education professional who is assisted by parents and other professionals and community leaders. Through weekly training sessions, a focus on excellence, a belief in youth development, community support, hard work, and committed leadership, the organization is turning visions of possibilities into exciting realities.