Jade is Director of the The Dr. Beverly J. Robinson Community Folk Culture Program, a year-round, paid, teen internship program at Mind-Builders Creative Arts Center that trains youth to:
- Identify traditions, folk artists and tradition-bearers in their families, communities, neighborhoods, boroughs and city
- Document folk artists and tradition-bearers in on-site and off-site interviews that are filmed and photographed
- Present folk artists and tradition-bearers to the community
FOLKLORE = PEOPLE + KNOWLEDGE
Jade conducted 294 classroom workshops, directed 62 filmed interviews and produced 30 stage presentations in New York City for The Dr. Beverly J. Robinson Community Folk Culture Program.