CHARITY FUND RAISER
Aroa helped raise funds for the local charity, Calpe House, teaming up with Charlene Figueras to help coordinate and photograph members of the public. The Calpe House Trust is an important charity in the Gibraltarian community and maintain 'a home away from home' for Gibraltarians needing critical medical treatment in London.
Aroa was asked by Gibraltar Youth Services to deliver an analogue photography workshop for young people.
Rags 2 Riches
Aroa co-lead a two week programme for young people at the Gibraltar Youth Centre. This involved a lot of creativity and focused on recylcing awareness, such as up-cylcing old clothes from charity shops.
CHARITY FUND RAISER
Aroa teamed up with Miss Gibraltar, Hannah Bado, and the Gibraltar Youth Production Team to create a weekend long event which consisted of photographing family and friends. All the proceeds went to Cancer Relief.
Aroa helped local charity Bosom Buddies to create a calendar in order to raise funds for Breast Cancer in Gibraltar. Here she worked alongside her close friend, Charlene Figueras.
Free The Knee Campaign
Aroa teamed up with Marble Arc and GFSC to raise awareness for prostate cancer.
As part of a university module Aroa
participated in community engagement. She lead her group into making a three week, workshop which would show the young people of PAN about photography.
Aroa delivered a week long workshop along side the Gibraltar Youth Service. This workshop aimed to get young people creative outside of their usual 'art and design' subjects at school.
Aroa was asked by Gibraltar Youth Services to deliver a photography workshop for Gibraltar Youth Production Team Members (of whom she was once a member).
The Island Games
Aroa was invited to take part in the first Island Games Artist Residency that took place in Gibraltar.
Aroa helped the Gibraltar Youth Production Team to coordinate and film a video to improve awareness for Gibsams. Gibsams is a local helpline in Gibraltar to aid those with mental health issues.
Culture of Colours
Interview with Demi Perera on Aroa's art practice.
Gibraltar Youth Service
At the time Aroa was a participating member of Gibraltar Youth Production Team. They teamed up with Youth Forum to produce a campaign ad to help them bring in new members.