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Evening of Art Fundraising Gala

Dec 19, 2019 @ 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM


Congressman Donald Payne, Jr., Activist/Author Kevin Powell, and More To Support The Fundraising Launch For the Southside Performing Arts Center in Jersey City

(Jersey City, NJ – December 19, 2019)– In Purpose On Purpose Community Development Corporation (IPOP CDC), a local nonprofit dedicated to transforming lives through targeted programs and services for marginalized communities , is proud to announce the initial fundraiser for Jersey City’s Southside Performing Arts Center. The event will be hosted on Thursday, December 19, 2019 from 6 to 9 pm at the Harborside Atrium located at 201 Hudson St, Jersey City, NJ.

This event will feature appearances from United States Representative, Congressman Donald Payne, Jr. and Keynote Address from Author & Activist, Kevin Powell. Hosted by Author & CEO Lewis Spears, the evening will showcase performances by Recording Artist Jay Watts and The Jersey City Dance Academy. Fine Artist, Cory Ford, will also be displaying pieces from his curated collection that will be available for purchase.

“We are so excited to start paving the way for a Performing Arts Space in the Southside of Jersey City,” says Jennifer Watterman-Moore – CEO of the non profit organization,“Our community has many talented individuals but a lack of space to showcase their abilities. While the Downtown District is growing and thriving, the Southside of Jersey City needs a place where talent can be cultivated, developed and showcased. This space will be an outlet for creatives of all ages and their forms of self expression.”

For more information and to purchase tickets for In Purpose On Purpose Community Development Fundraiser for the Southside Performing Arts Center taking place on Thursday, December 19, 2019, at  the Harborside Atrium located at 201 Hudson St, Jersey City, NJ, please visit: https://eoajc.rsvpify.com or https://www.inpurposeonpurpose.com/events.

About In Purpose On Purpose Community Development Corporation (IPOP CDC):

Founded in 2017, In Purpose On Purpose Community Development Corporation is a 501(c)3 non profit organization, with a mission focused on transforming the community through multifarious programs and services. We strive to integrate STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts & Math) into their youth program planning.  Our committed partners and community leaders unite to empower us to bring culture and performing arts back into the urban community. Understanding the growing need for entrepreneurs and small business owners, we provide support to create a thriving business community that embraces them and equips them for success on the South-side of Jersey City.

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David Moore




Dec 19, 2019
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

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