Equity and Inclusion
Thivya Jeyapalan is an inspiring innovator and the national winner of the Equity and Inclusion category of the 2023 Ingenious+ innovation challenge for her innovative program, The Key of Sight Music Program. This program provides specialized music programs to disabled individuals in Canada, creating resources and workshops that encourage neglected youth, adults, and other vulnerable people to express themselves through music. The goal of the program is to empower individuals by providing a creative outlet and a sense of community through music.
The Key of Sight Music Program offers free online curriculum that parents and educators can use to deliver music content independently. Thivya’s innovative approach has the potential to transform the lives of countless individuals who have been marginalized and overlooked by society. By providing a safe and inclusive space for people to express themselves through music, The Key of Sight program is breaking down barriers and promoting equity and inclusion in a meaningful way.
Thivya’s dedication to promoting equity and inclusion through music is truly inspiring. Her innovation has the potential to make a significant impact on the lives of disabled and vulnerable individuals in Canada. With her innovative approach, Thivya is a shining example of how innovation can be a powerful tool for social change.