Thank you for a great Art Night 2014!
DGS Director Brian Hanlon, Co-Chair Peggy Cooper Cafritz, DCPS Chancellor Kaya Henderson, Co-Chair Debbi Jarvis, Host Committee Member
Traci Higgins, and DC Ed Fund Executive Director Catherine Townsend after the close of the live auction. Photo courtesy of Blink Photography.
Co-Chairs Peggy Cooper Cafritz, Raul Fernandez and Debbi Jarvis
thank you for joining the celebration on May 14th and
donating to DC Ed Fund and ArtsNowDC!
There are still pieces of art available for purchase with all proceeds going to the DC Ed Fund to support ArtsNowDC
. This online auction will remain open until 5:00 pm Monday, May 19
. You may also make a tax-deductible gift to ArtsNowDC
to help us reach our goal by August.
Co-Chair Peggy Cooper Cafritz addresses the crowd after donating $5,000 to ArtsNowDC. Photo courtesy of Blink Photography.
Special thanks to our partners who have made this event possible.
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Art Night is designed to:
- Raise critical funds for arts programs in DC Public Schools, including the visual, digital, music and performing arts;
- Build greater awareness - among the arts and philanthropic community in Washington, DC - about the current arts initiatives at DC Public Schools; and
- Launch DC Ed Fund’s ArtsNowDC, a year-round fund to support arts programs in DC Public Schools.
Chancellor Kaya Henderson with Andrew and Julie Klingenstein, who won this Sharpe Health student art
piece and presented it as a gift to Walker-Jones Education Campus. Photo courtesy of Blink Photography.