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“By this everyone will know that you are my disciples, if you love one another” - John 13:35

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Community Arts Experience, Inc. (CAE)

Founded by Prophetess B.J. Pleasant in 2008, Community Arts Experience, Inc. (CAE) serves as a beacon of empowerment, creativity, and support within the communities it serves. Founded with a vision to make arts accessible for personal growth and community unity, CAE has evolved into a multifaceted organization offering diverse programs across four main divisions: Arts & Culture, STEM & Media, Health & Wellness, and Workforce Development. Each program is designed to nurture the whole individual—physically, economically, psychologically, socially, and emotionally—through arts-infused education and trauma-informed practices.


CAE's history of positive community impact is marked by significant achievements, including improvements in academic performance, attendance rates, and behavior among participants. It also supports the development of 21st-century skills essential for leadership and social impact. With a focus on personalized learning experiences, CAE empowers individuals of all ages to reach their full potential, emerging as influential leaders in their homes and communities.


CAE fosters a collaborative service delivery approach through partnerships with community and professional leaders, enhancing access to vital resources such as mental health support, affordable housing, and career development opportunities. Its comprehensive evaluation ensures its programs' continual improvement and success, making CAE a pioneering force in community development and individual empowerment.

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