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Farah Reyes

Born in Brooklyn but currently residing in the Bronx, Farah has been working with youth for the past 13 years in various aspects and is an alumnus of Artistic Noise. Farah is an animal lover and enjoys working with youth, as they are the leaders of the next generation. “I was a youth in the system and I wanted to prove to myself that I would break the cycle of trauma. I have and will continue to do so,” she says. She has a bachelor’s degree in social work and wants to get her master’s in art therapy.

I Am Why is a fiscally sponsored project of the Peace Development Fund.