The Children’s Mental Health Matters Campaign is thrilled to showcase the artwork for the 2020 Celebrating Through Art: The First Lady’s Mental Health Awareness Youth Art Display. The artwork was created by students across the state depicting what makes them feel happy, healthy and/or hopeful. Submitted work comes from 247 participants, 35 unique school/programs, and 16 different counties.

Please join us in celebrating these artists and their work!

   Read congratulatory remarks from Maryland's First Lady, Mrs. Yumi Hogan



Hear congratulatory remarks from Maryland Department of Disabilities Deputy Secretary, Christian Miele.

Maryland Department of Disabilities, along with all of partners - Maryland Department of Health, Maryland State Department of Education, Maryland Association of Nonpublic Special Education Facilities, and National Center for School Mental Health - have been an incredible support to this annual event.

Please note: Due to language, depiction, or formatting NOT all artwork submitted has been displayed.

You can also view the artwork on Facebook and leave comments for the artists to see! Click here to view the album there.