“Creative and innovative youth engagement in communities for social change.”

BOTA is a youth-led project, which holds culturally diverse and inclusive talent shows* across the Maritimes. It’s about bringing communities together and generating excitement around youth, art, cultural diversity, community engagement and child and youth rights.

About BOTA NB

This youth focussed intercultural organisation is dedicated to the exploration of cultural diversity and social change through the arts.

BOTA NB supports participants find a voice through all arts including drama, dance, music, visual arts, spoken word, film and so much more.

BOTA NB’s participants represent all cultures and religions to encourage a world where we respect and understand each others' lives, discovering the possibilities of our rich diversity.

Facilitate and Support creation, engagement and understanding of art as a tool to promote social justice and community building

Mandate

Battle of the Arts NB is dedicated to providing youth with an inclusive place to learn, practice and engage in the arts as a pathway to community engagement and social transformation.

Mission

To work collaboratively with youth, partners and communities to leverage all artistic expression as a route to engagement, authentic inclusion and social change.

Vision

Creative and innovative youth engagement in communities for social change.

OUR WORK

PILLARS OF OUR WORK