Yes, Paul, Dan, and I are all old friends and collaborators on Al Dente, but did you know that we’re also honest to goodness coworkers? We all work for The Future Project, an education initiative working to empower every young person in America to live lives of passion and purpose. (Learn more at our website

Today Dan and I were painting murals in Malcolm X Shabazz HS in Newark, NJ. (Paul’s the Operations Manager, so he stayed back at our office in the South Street Seaport and figured out how to pay for it all).  

Check out the progress of one of the murals and, more importantly, Dan’s innovative getup.