Project FIRE
 
 

Fighting Gunfire with Fire.

 
 
 
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Project FIRE (Fearless Initiative for Recovery and Empowerment) is an artist development employment program that offers healing through glassblowing. We combine glass arts education, mentoring, and trauma psychoeducation to support trauma recovery and create jobs for youth injured by violence in Chicago.

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Our Story

Project FIRE was co-created by glass artist Pearl Dick and clinical psychologist Bradley Stolbach in partnership with Healing Hurt People - Chicago and …

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Our Artists

Get to know the artists of Project FIRE

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Our Work

Project FIRE participants create functional and sculptural art, glass products, and special commissions.

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In The News

We are always excited when folks want to hear/share our stories. Check out some of our latest press coverage.

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OUR GRATITUDE TO THOSE INDIVIDUALS AND FOUNDATIONS THAT ARE

Dedicated to Change.

Catholic Bishop Foundation

IV Beth Lewis Fund

Jules Polk Foundation

Leo S. Guthman Fund 

Power & Purpose, Links Inc.

Robert M. Minkoff Foundation

Susan Crown Exchange

The Chicago Fund for Safe and Peaceful Communities.

The Postaer Family Foundation

Tom E. Dailey Foundation

 
 
 
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