Land Mindz Incorporated was founded on February 10, 2005. The organization obtained its federal 501(c) 3 public charity status on December 05, 2005. The organization’s founder is Dr. Shelton Land.
Land Mindz was establish to serve as a vehicle of opportunity for youth & adult returning citizens of incarceration to heal, excel, live and produce through the arts; helping to engage them positively as they readjust to life on the outside. The organization operates in three states, servicing primarily urban communities in: Virginia, Georgia and Texas. The organization prides itself on brokering community relationships to provide a range of opportunities through the arts to help move its mission and vision forward.
Land Mindz’s goal is to continue to expand its drama therapy efforts across the United States, and make an impact in disenfranchised people’s lives. The organization also endeavors to strengthen communities and people through engagement, ‘edutainment’, and advocating for social change that produces a lasting change that impacts people’s lives in the midst of transition positively.