News October 21, 2016 | 0 Comment

Style Bias Fashion Show Recap

3rd Annual Style Bias Fashion Show Recap Caption: The Style Bias Show had its own Snapchat filter! Last night. we hosted over 400 guests for our 3rd Annual Style Bias Fashion Show in the Skyline Loft at the Bridgeport Art Center. Presentations were given by established brands including House of LeRenn, Albert Ray and Leaders 1354….

Uncategorized September 30, 2016 | 0 Comment

Donda’s House is Hiring

Job Description: Donda’s House Producer/Audio Engineer Donda’s House Inc. provides access to premium arts instruction to youth (ages 14 – 24) in Chicago. Our teaching philosophy is based on the research and career of Dr. Donda West (mother of Kanye West) who believed that arts instruction improves a child’s analytical and creative capacity. Donda’s House…

News September 27, 2016 | 0 Comment

ICYMI: AAHH! Fest Recap from Donda’s House

Caption: Ice Cube Performs at AAHH! Fest. Photo by Juan Anthony Images.  Donda’s House joined Juan & Only Events and the Common Ground Foundation to co-produce AAHH! Fest 2016 in Union Park. The two-day festival featured a Community Stage and a Main Stage. Over 2,000+ youth from Community Organizations, Chicago Public Schools and Chicago Park…

News September 16, 2016 | 0 Comment

Apply For The “Got Bars” Program

Caption: Shaina Jones, Fall 2013 “Got Bars” Participant singing at our Donda’s House Spring Fundraiser! We are excited to announce that applications are now open for our Fall 2016 “Got Bars” Program. The program will run 9/26 – 10/31! “Got Bars” is designed for singers and rappers with a goal of enhancing participant’s ability to…

News August 29, 2016 | 0 Comment

Peace on the Beach Bash

RECAP: Peace on the Beach in Humboldt Park This past Saturday, Donda’s House joined the Chicago Park District, Chicago Freedom School and CAPs in Humboldt Park for the Peace on the Beach Bash. Approximately 200 people joined us in order to listen to live performances and participate in activities like Bubble Soccer, Stress Ball Making,…

News August 16, 2016 | 0 Comment

Inside The Sound Suite At PROject US

Inside The Sound Suite At PROject US (PRO)ject US is a partnership between Donda’s House Inc., Chicago Public Library’s YOUMedia and Commonwealth Foundation. It is a hybrid fashion, music and media program where youth between the ages of 14 – 23 create apparel, music and media for established brands. Watch the clip below which features…

News August 8, 2016 | 0 Comment

Boy Illinois – Ruling Class

The Boy Illinois “Ruling Class” The Boy Illinois, or Illi, has been carefully laying the groundwork for his promising career for years. His four part inhale series established him as a force to be reckoned with, the formidable Jean Baptiste more than delivered on the hype surrounding his name,and now with the wave of success, he has been riding…

News July 11, 2016 | 0 Comment

Beat Submissions

Donda’s House Inc. provides free artist development for youth. We are in the process of creating a beat library for the artists in Donda’s House to use. If your track is selected by one of our artists, we will feature a profile of you on our website, as well as a social media shoutout on…