Sharon Prince is an influential woman who is the head and current president of the Grace Farms Foundation. Grace Farm Foundation is an establishment she started in 2009 to enhance and improve the lives of people. The foundation enhances people lives through engagement in justice, art, faith, and community. Sharon Prince has made Grace Farms an open and safe space for people in public.
She is also involved with Next Generation Nepal, which is a charitable organization that helps reunite victims of child exploitation with their families.
Over the years, Grace Farms has received several awards for its contributions towards sustainability and architecture. Other areas in which Ms. Prince has worked in include child trafficking, human exploitation, and violence. Sharon Prince is involved in violence of all manner be it local, international or national.
Carrie Mae Weems is an influential artist who is also part of Sharon Prince Grace Farms foundation. She has participated in several works at the Grace Farm center, and her most outstanding work is the ‘Past Tense.’
Her work in Past Tense has created space for individuals to consider violence, race, inequality, and injustice. This performance takes us through words and texts of our violent past and our possible extinction. By the end of the performance, Carrie Mae Weems leaves enough space for hope and change that we can do that is good for our society.
In an article in the New York Times, Carrie Mae Weems states that as much as she is always engaged in violence, she always leaves space for change. This is because she believes it is necessary and possible as well. Carrie Mae Weems works align with the principles and core values of the Grace Farms Foundation.
Some of the areas that she touches on that are in line with the foundation include violence, child abuse, human trafficking, and wildlife trafficking. Sharon Prince is happy with the new addition because it will be of much help to the foundation. Carrie will add a new perspective to the organization.
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