Empowering Youth In Creative Arts

We strive to empower people to navigate emotions through creative tools – appreciating cultural diversity and inclusion - while helping African American people learn skills to make a long-lasting impact to ensure community success.


Enriching Cultural Diversity

Build a better community by sharing arts with all citizens of Roanoke Virginia, and the region.


Building Strong Relationships For a Better Future

CommUNITY ARTS-reach works to ensure that young people are valued for who they are, and empowered to achieve their potential.

About Us

Our mission is to build a better community by sharing arts with all citizens of Roanoke, Va. and the region. CommUnity Arts Reach works to ensure that young people are valued for who they are and empowered to achieve their potential.

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Upcoming Events

Check out our upcoming events. Youth and family members can participate in musical theatre, workshops, festivals, and community service.

18 jun

Fri FEB 24, 2023 & Sat FEB 25, 2023 6PM

Event Honoring Black History Month

Legacy of Royalty

( Doors open 5pm)

18 jun

April 15, 2023 Sat

Gainsboro Community COLLABORATION

Henry Street Daisy Parade

18 jun

JUNE 18, 2023 12N


A Family Reunion Festival & partnership with The Roanoke Cultural Collective. Eureka Park, Roanoke VA

5 Nov

NOVEMBER 5, 2023 5PM

An African Cultural Experience

A celebration of Music, Food, Fashion, Drumming, Dance & Stories. All ages/Family Event. A collaboration with Local Colors of Roanoke, VA., FREE . Doors open at 4:30. Location: Lincoln Theatre / Claude Moore Complex, 109 N. Henry Street, Roanoke VA

3 Dec

DECEMBER 3 & 4, 2023


(The Nativity) An original musical theatre production, directed by BJ Lark, performed by community members. Location and Times (TBD)

CommUNITY ARTS-reach Values


Striving to build a robust and interactive community through support programs that cultivate creativity and critical thinking; instill a more profound sense of belonging amongst the members.

Contact Us

    Get In Touch

    We are grateful for all the opportunities we get to serve the community and look forward to future collaborative efforts. Contact us via email or phone. Our team is active round-the-clock to assist and address your concerns at the earliest.

    Make A Donation

    It’s time to make our community strong. Be an influencer and changemaker. Your donation can make a huge difference in someone’s life.

    We are optimistic to continue the good works to uplift community through providing education through arts to youth and families in the underserved communities that are currently art desert. We acknowledge this work requires funding and financial support, so we need your help and support.

    We are seeking sponsors, donors, partners. Your help will ensure we can continue the good works in community through education and service in arts. We know with your help and support, we can make this “dream” a reality. We want to serve our youth, so where they are, is where we want to be.

    Pour your
    heart in your art

    We invite you to express yourself and your ideas through creative arts. We strive to provide you with ample opportunities to identify your skills and use them to your advantage. At CommUnity Arts Reach, we strive to provide you with the platform to boost your confidence and aspirations to reach out to a wider audience. Make your contribution count by joining us at:
    • Seasonal Productions
    • Community Gatherings
    • Fundraisers
    • Theatrical Performances
    • Creative Project Collaborations
    • Presentations
    Think your art can make an impact?

    Join Us Now!