Welcome to ProjectFREE
The not for profit whose mission is to enhance the quality of life for individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities.
Project Free’s goal is to help our consumers lead independent and balanced lives through visual and performing arts, academics, entrepreneurial training and aquatic skills.
Project Free presents an amazing program for adults with diverse abilities.
PF is rooted in a program of music, visual and performing arts, and academics, along with culinary arts and aquatic (on the water) sports and navigation training.
Solar Flair, Project Free’s rock an roll band, is the core of our music curricula taught by dedicated professional and performing musicians. Solar Flair performs at community events and local clubs to ever-increasing enthusiastic audiences. Every performance exudes pride and joy.
Rising Starz is the musical comedy production company that has presented adaptations of popular Broadway plays including Guys and Dolls, South Pacific, Grease, Mama Mia and Once Upon a Mattress. The Starz most recent performance was a new original musical called “Love the Hard Way” August 8th – 11th, 2019, at the Hickman Theater in Gulfport.
Culinary Arts – launched on July 1st, 2019 – provides hands on training in a local commercial kitchen. Our products will be offered for sale to the public as we hone our baking skills.
Waterworks, our aquatic program, will be conducted on both land and sea. Waterworks offers basics of boat safety and navigation, along with recreational fishing and tubing. Water works kicked off on June 24,2019.
Project Free’s programs are open to both waiver and non waiver clients