Through the utilization of various media tools, the A.P.E. Center has spread its message and mission to a broad range of people, and therefore positively affected the lives of more of the Appalachian youth through arts and language camps, bullying prevention programs and many other valuable platforms of growth. A.P.E. recognizes the importance of learning a new language and culture, meaningful interaction with others and confidence building. Therefore the Appalachian Progressive Center and its supporters work hard to promote their message. Moreover, the center has been well praised by many local media sources, too. Media serves as an essential utensil for this non-profit organization because it allows it to more proficiently spread the arts. The following pages highlight the way that A.P.E. Center is using media and how A.P.E. has been highlighted by the media.