Sharon Prince is someone who wants to end the domestic abuse of women and to end child trafficking. Prince has spearheaded efforts to create a place known as Gracie Farms in New Canaan, CT.
The Grace Farms Foundation, which is a private entity, works by trying to enhance the lives of people through nature, arts, justice, community and faith. And Gracie Farms opened in 2015 to individuals as well as not-for-profit organizations.
Sharon Prince received contributions from many donors to create Grace Farms. And SANAA, which is a Japanese architectural firm that has received numerous awards, was picked to create Gracie Farms. The building sits on many acres of land in CT. And it is noted for its one-story form with a plethora of glass — it is like no other building design.
And Gracie Farms provides a right mix of different activities that visitors can partake in as well. There are a plethora of workshops that address the issues of domestic violence and as well as trying to end the trafficking of children domestically and internationally.
Gracie Farms provides a place for positivity as well as Sunday church services and other events that focus on themes like justice, community as well as faith. There are also many opportunities for performing arts to occur at Gracie Farms.
Prince was also given recognition with Architecture Honor Award that she received in 2017. The AIA is responsible for presenting award. The American Institute of Architects is a prestigious organization. Indeed, Grace Farms has won a plethora of awards for its sustainability and environmental efforts. Prince and the designer of Grace Farms contributed to the breathtaking architecture as well as its direct benefits on society for the better.
Because of her efforts, in 2017, Sharon Prince Grace Farms was given the Abolitionist Award, and also an award called Lives of Commitment.
Regarding her education, Sharon graduated with an MBA from the University of Tulsa’s business school. She also earned a bachelor’s degree from the U of T (University of Tulsa).
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