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The “Artis the Artist” Foundation is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) Corporation formed to provide college scholarships and support for students who are furthering their education in “The Arts”.  The Arts include Visual Arts, Performing Arts, Musicians, Vocalists, Animation and Design.  This foundation was founded in memory of...

Artis James Prestidge

  He was an accomplished young artist whose future as an artist was shortened due to his untimely death. 

Providing scholarships since 2012, the Foundation plans to branch out intoother art related activities such as; art workshops, dance lessons, music lessons, assistance with musical instruments, and acting lessons. These programs will be for youth between the ages of 6 and 18.

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August 2022



Donations  (All donations are tax deductible)

a.       Clicking the Paypal link below

b.       North Texas Giving Day 9/23/22

c.       2022 will be our 10 year anniversary for providing scholarships to artists. Our goal for 2022 is to award five (5) $5,000 scholarships.


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