2015 Lotus Blossoms by the numbers

11 May 2015

Artists from 5 countries/cultures 5,500 participants of all ages 2 months of programming 31 different events at 20 unique venues 23 schools served World Bazaar 20th anniversary  To date, Lotus Blossoms 2015 is 74% funded. Can you help us reach 100% support? For 21 years, Lotus Blossoms Educational Outreach has provided Indiana school children with the […]

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Meet Lotus’ Inaugural Advisory Board!

4 May 2015

Please welcome Lotus’s inaugural Advisory Board! This esteemed group of community leaders (click here for full list) comprises former Lotus Board members, long-time volunteers, and other dedicated supporters who have signed on to officially serve as resources for the LEAF organization and as Lotus ambassadors around town. “The LEAF Advisory Board represents a pool of […]

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Become a 2015 Lotus Sponsor!

27 April 2015

Every September, Bloomington comes alive for the annual Lotus World Music and Arts Festival — the flagship event of the nonprofit Lotus Education and Arts Foundation.  Established in 1994, Lotus is the oldest world music festival in the U.S. and the only festival of its kind in the state. Now in its 22nd year, it attracts […]

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Blossoms Behind-the-Scenes Tech Spotlight Part II: Dave Weber

20 April 2015

“My ears will never be the same again, after hearing their music.” – 4th grader, Harmony School, with Kinobe & the Wamu Spirit For 20 years, Lotus Blossoms Education Outreach has brought children, underserved populations, and the Bloomington community into close contact with new cultures, new music, and new creative skills. Lotus Blossoms artists are […]

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Blossoms Behind-the-Scenes Tech Spotlight, Part I:  Jamie Gans & Tamara Loewenthal

13 April 2015

“My ears will never be the same again, after hearing their music.”  – 4th grader, Harmony School, with Kinobe & the Wamu Spirit For 20 years, Lotus Blossoms Education Outreach has brought children, underserved populations, and the Bloomington community into close contact with new cultures, new music, and new creative skills.  Lotus Blossoms artists are […]

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Have a beer, support Lotus

3 April 2015

We are proud to announce that the Lotus Education & Arts Foundation is the official, designated charity partner for the 5th Annual Bloomington Craft Beer Fest. The Brewers of Indiana Guild will donate a portion of EVERY ticket sold to Lotus. The event will take place on Saturday, April 11 at the historic Woolery Mill […]

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Thank you for a wonderful Lotus Blossoms 2015!

30 March 2015

The 2015 edition of Lotus Blossoms has concluded and we would like to take the opportunity to extend our gratitude to everyone who made it possible!  Our thanks go out to all of our Blossoms sponsors and donors; to all of the volunteers who made the 20th World Bazaar a great success; and to all […]

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