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Pongo Poetry Project

Seattle, WA | http://pongoteenwriting.org
Joined in September 2018

About Us

Our mission is to engage youth in writing poetry to inspire healing and growth. To that end, we use personal poetry to facilitate healing among youth coping with devastating traumas, such as abuse, neglect, homelessness, loss of caretakers and exposure to violence. At the heart of our program is the Pongo Method, a uniquely successful trauma-informed technique for teaching poetry, created with the support and advice of prominent community psychiatrists from the University of Washington.

Our mission is to engage youth in writing poetry to inspire healing and growth. To that end, we use personal poetry to facilitate healing among youth coping with devastating traumas, such as abuse, neglect, homelessness, loss of caretakers and…

Issue Areas Include

  • Arts & Music
  • Children & Youth
  • Education
  • Mental Health

Location & Contact

Current listings by Pongo Poetry Project

JobsLocationDate Posted
Executive DirectorSeattle, WAJuly 1, 2021

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