1 in 4 studentswill be bullied
1 in 10 students will be sexually assualted
1 in 5 students will commit self harm
1 in 12 will consider ending their own life

Their story. Your story. Our story.

abrasiveMedia’s Project Awake is a touring theatrical production created to tackle these difficult issues in Tennessee high schools; helping students unite to make positive choices that empower their lives. We need your help to make this happen. With just a fraction of a typical Broadway production budget, we’re able to create a life impacting show unlike anything audiences have seen before. By becoming a Founder or Season One Sponsor you’ll be directly responsible for this program’s success… and you’ll get some pretty awesome perks for it!

Join The Founders of Project Awake!

$5,000 Founder Donation

  • Permanently FEATURED recognition at
  • VIP tickets to the preview show of the inaugural touring

$10,000 Founder Donation

  • Branding opportunities on print and digital media content during inaugural touring season
  • Project Awake SWAG!
Join The Founders
Help Project Awake end bullying. Give us your lunch money!

School bullies don't just steal lunch money - they take joy, confidence, peace, and a sense of belonging that all students deserve. Project Awake faces this problem head on, showing students how they can go from being bystanders to active opponents of bullying.

What are you waiting for? GIVE US YOUR LUNCH MONEY!

Give us your lunch money!


The Founders

WDS Foundation
Lydia Horton
Chris Atkinson

Lunch Money Sponsors

Patrick Martin

In Kind Sponsors


Project Awake is a program of abrasiveMedia, a non-profit organization that helps artists grow, connect, produce, and give back to the community.
We’re able to make a difference in the lives of young people because of the generous support of people like you!