The artists of the DDartists project are from the "STRIVE" program at Ridgefield High School which provide comprehensive occupational preparation for students with special needs. Within the "STRIVE" program these artists are participating in a job training session with Duogreen, Inc., an organic food/supplement distributors. Both STRIVE program and Duogreen are collaborators of Give Chances and support the DDartists project.
Austins loves the color red. He wants to be a competitive video game player as well as a professional artists.
Dongjin has awesome math skills. He is attending Felician Post 21 program.
Emmanual likes to rap, write poetry and enjoys art. He works at Staples, Duogreen and Shop Rite.
Eunsong works at Marriott Hotel, Duogreen and Shop Rite during the week. She is a gifted artist who enjoys working and being active at school.
Julian works at Duogreen, Region V office and Sunrise Assited Living. He likes to be up to date on current events and is looking to create more social justice in the world.
Kikky likes to play video games and likes to draw. He enjoys working at Duogreen and Marriott.