When was Medcreate founded?
MedCreate was founded in July, 2020.
What is your mission statement?
MedCreate is an international youth-led organization dedicated to merging the worlds of medicine and creativity. We promote empathy and imagination as well as foster a community of students who are enthusiastic about medicine and creativity through writing and art.
Where are you based?
New York, USA
Is MedCreate student run?
Yes! We're an organization completely run by students and made for students.
Is MedCreate a 501(c)(3)?
Yes, we are!
MedCreate is a fiscally sponsored project of Hack+, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit. This means that we are exempt from federal income tax.
What do you do at MedCreate?
Our writers and artists create pieces of work to educate people about medicine while incorporating as many creative aspects as possible.
We teach virtual creative writing, art, music, medicine, and dance classes for anyone to come and learn about medicine and creativity with us.
Our team is currently starting a new project to make handmade and digital cards for COVID-19 patients and/or healthcare workers.
How can I get involved?
You can apply to be a writer, artist, and/or editor for MedCreate! In addition, you can start a chapter of our organization at your school or community. Check out our "Get Involved" page for all of the links.
Do you offer volunteer hours?
Yes, we do!
Where are your chapters located?
We currently have active chapters in Ontario, London, Alicante, Plano, and Morocco.
What are your social media handles?
Primary Account: @medxcreate
Secondary Account: @med_create
Ontario Chapter: @medcreate.ontario
London Chapter: @medcreate.london
LinkedIn: MedCreate, USA