Peptoc is a public art project co-created by artists Jessica Martin, Asherah Weiss, and the students of West Side Elementary in Healdsburg, CA. The project consists of student-made motivational flyers, and a hotline with pre-recorded pep talks and life advice from kids aged 5-12.
Within two days of going live, the project went viral. Within ten days, the hotline was receiving 60,000 calls an hour, with more than 4 million calls in three weeks.
World media has covered the project, and these children's voices and messages have brought joy and inspiration to to millions.
707-8PEPTOC or 707-998-8410