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Meet the women who are saving the arts in New Jersey! Join us for Women@NJPAC’s Leading Ladies panel discussion, where we’ll sit down for a chat with members of the powerhouse team behind the newly created New Jersey Arts and Culture Recovery Fund. This incredible initiative has already raised millions of dollars to keep the arts alive in the wake of coronavirus. We’ll also honor Women@NJPAC’s retiring trustees, including our beloved president Marcia Wilson Brown. This special online event is a must for any woman who cares about the arts—and it will leave you overflowing with optimism, inspiration and ideas.

Evelyn McGee Colbert

President, Montclair Film
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Sharnita C. Johnson

Arts Program Director, Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation
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Ann Marie Miller

Director of Advocacy & Public Policy, Art Pride New Jersey
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Allison Tratner

Executive Director, New Jersey State Council on the Arts
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annual holiday toy & food drive!

Share the love this holiday season with children from La Casa de Don Pedro, New Jersey’s largest Hispanic social services agency serving 36,000 families in Newark and Essex County.

You can donate virtually! Select a gift from La Casa de Don Pedro’s Amazon Wish List for greater Newark-area pregnant mothers, newborns, children, teens, and young adults by December 7th.  Please select “La Casa de Don Pedro / Judy Gonzalez” as the shipping address. Your generosity can make their dreams come true!

Newark Working Kitchens enlists local restaurants to deliver nutritious meals to residents in need – sustaining and strengthening the neighborhood anchors that will power the city’s comeback. 574,000 meals have been delivered in Newark by 24 local restaurants.

You can help by donating to buy meals to sustain Newark’s restaurants and community members most in need through the crisis.