D'Velle Montgomery

In Progress artist since 1995.  Currently a music producer, chef, videographer and music specialist for In Progress programs. 


1. Considering all your experience with In Progress, what is one achievement that you personally are most proud of? Why is this achievement important to you? What does it represent?: For In Progress to take on the challenge of providing a open door to the community is the biggest and best challenge of all

2. What did it take for us at In Progress to achieve this accomplishment? What strengths do we have that helped us succeed?: The Love for kids, youth teens and grown ups that can work together and have the will and drive to work with others and want to help.

3. What do you think makes In Progress unique? What 2-3 things are at our very core that make us stand out from other arts programs or youth development programs?: The fact that In Progress is one of the only active rec/art center open that works with youth, pre teens and teenagers is the best thing and biggest challenge ever there's no p place for these kids to go nothing for them to do In Progress provides them with healthy youth development and provides space and initiatives for troubled teens and kids in the urban community.

4. As you think about In Progress, what do you value most? What keeps you engaged here?: The kids the family and the fact that I know without In Progress the hand full of kids we do got and that comes would be lost without us like the rest...

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