The Tupac Amaru Shakur Foundation is dedicated to eradicating the effects of trauma on our community by raising awareness of its impact on mental health and wellness. We provide communities with tools, healing techniques and resources such as the Creative Arts to provide a gateway to complete wellness. Our dedication helps ease the impact that trauma has on our children, families and community members.
The Tupac Amaru Shakur Foundation has built strong fellowship in an eternally supportive community of volunteers and is ready to transcend to the next levels of impact work. Thank you for your commitment to furthering our impact to the masses! Learn more »
Founded in 1997 by Afeni Shakur, mother of the multi-talented Tupac Shakur, The Tupac Amaru Shakur Foundation, Inc. (TASF) originally began as the Shakur Family Foundation. Afeni formed the organization to bring quality arts training to young people. Over the span of 20 years, a range of creative arts education was offered via annual ‘Performing Arts Day Camps’ for ages 12 through 18 at the Tupac Amaru Shakur Center for the Arts, in Stone Mountain, Georgia. Disciplines such as creative writing, vocal technique, acting, stage set design, dance, poetry & spoken word, provided clarity around the business of entertainment. TASF also nationally hosted Essay Competitions, charity Golf Tournaments, Internships, and awarded scholarships during this time… Read more »