Vanguard Youth Arts Collective

MISSION: Vanguard Youth Arts Collective are a group of creatively driven youth who act as a voice for an emerging generation of the arts within the Windsor Essex region. We nurture creative development by fostering connections within the community.

VISION: To enrich the artistic culture in our community through youth engagement.

1. Act as a vital resource for young artists.
2. Raise awareness for the importance of artistic endeavours.
3. Promote collaboration between all disciplines of artistic practice.
4. Generate opportunities for young creatives in Windsor Essex.


Vanguard – 100 Journals Project

Contact the Vanguard Youth Arts Collective

To contact Vanguard email or call the ACWR office at 519-252-2787

Meet the Vanguard Youth Arts Collective

Stephen Drouin

Program Advisor

Samantha Enriquez

Vice President

Sophie Hinch

President, Vanguard Youth Arts Collective