This Dancer Turned Pain Into Power Through Artistic Outlets.

According to the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP), close to 1/2 of all children will experience school bullying at some point while they are at primary or secondary school. And at least 10% of children are bullied regularly.

It’s important to remember that life throws hardships in our direction so that we can find ourselves or start on a different path. Harry Shum, Jr. embraced that journey through the arts. With hard work and determination, he evolved into a confident, happy, successful individual whose life has passion and meaning.

“One’s dignity may be assaulted, vandalized and cruelly mocked, but it can never be taken away unless it is surrendered.” – Michael J. Fox

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