Literary Freedom Project is a Bronx-based 501c3 tax-exempt nonprofit arts organization that seeks to restore the importance of social and cultural identity through reading. Towards this goal, LFP presents One Book One Bronx the Mosaic Literary Conference, develops literature-based lesson plans & workshops, and publishes Mosaic.
Programs of the Literary Freedom Project are funded primarily by donations and Mosaic subscribers. Additional funds have been provided in part by the Bronx Council on the Arts, the New York State Council on the Arts, Poets & Writers, Inc. through public funds from the New York State Department of Cultural Affairs; Humanities New York; Partnership for Parks; New York City Council’s Parks Equity Initiative, Council Member Fernando Cabrera; and Citizens Committee for New York.
In-kind support is provided by The Bronx Museum of the Arts, Andrew Freedman Home, Casita Maria Center for Art & Education, Google, and the New York Public Library.
LFP is a member of the Urban Arts Cooperative -supporting artists in underserved communities.
Bill Aguado, Executive Director, En Foco, Inc.
Stephanie J. Alvarado, Program Director, Freelancers Union
Nicole Dennis-Benn, writer and educator, Patsy and Here Comes the Sun
Kelsey Evans, Executive Director, The Roew; Program Management Professional, NYC Department of Small Business Services
Ron Kavanaugh, Executive Director, Literary Freedom Project
Christine Licata, Executive Director, No Longer Empty
Noelle Santos, Owner, The Lit Bar