Arts for Kids 2nd Annual Fundraiser – PRESS RELEASE


Arts For Kids, Inc. Second Annual Not Just Jazz & BBQ Fundraiser

Contact: K. Salameh 973.243.0555 / 212.531.3800 / [email protected]

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Grammy Award winning Pianist/Composer/Arranger/Educator & West Orange, NJ Resident Nat Adderley Jr. to be honored at Arts For Kids “Second Annual Not Just Jazz & BBQ Fundraiser” for community service as an arts educator and advocate.

Suzy Que’s BBQ & Bar
34 S. Valley Road
West Orange, NJ 07052
Sunday, July 10, 2016 2PM-6PM
Ticket Price – $60.00 (tax deductible)
BBQ Buffet Dinner, Entertainment & Cash Bar Included

We cordially invite you to an afternoon of Music, Dance, Visual Art and Bar-B-Cue Celebrating Arts For Kids Inc. and Honoring Nat Adderley Jr. and AFK Board member Ronald Cope II for their dedication to providing meaningful arts opportunities to underserved communities in the NY Tri-State area.

All proceeds will benefit Arts For Kids ongoing arts programming activities and are fully tax deductible.
Entertainment provided by Grammy Award winning Producer, Composer, and Pianist Nat Adderley Jr. and his jazz trio as well as the Vince Ector “Organatomy” Band. A surprise Arts For Kids student/artist showcase will also be featured.
Silent auction items will be available during the event.

Arts For Kids Inc. is a not-for-profit arts organization that provides arts-in-education activities such as; artist residency programs, performance assemblies, parental and teacher training workshops that integrate the arts into the classroom curriculum while creating alternative approaches to teaching and learning. Our activities are presented in schools, community centers, libraries, museums, as well as public areas.

The mission of (AFK) is to nurture the overall development of each individual regardless of age, economic status, and developmental and/or physical disabilities through meaningful arts learning opportunities. (AFK) believes that all individuals can benefit from lifelong exposure to the beauty of the arts. The arts can play a vital role in our social, emotional, physical, and mental development. Arts for Kids, Inc. was created to address and nurture those needs through high quality and culturally diverse arts education programming that are accessible to all.


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