Jammin' for Justice 2013

Celebrating ACE's 20th anniversary
        • Celebrating environmental justice!

          Thursday, May 16, 2013
          jueves, 16 de mayo
          6:00 to 9:00 p.m.

          Hibernian Hall | Roxbury Center for the Arts
          184 Dudley Street | Roxbury | MA | 02119

          dancing | live music | silent auction | appetizers | drinks | raffle
          baile | música en vivo | subasta silente | apertivos | bebidas

Jammin for Justice 2012

ACE's biggest celebration of the year
Evento más grande de recaudación de fondos de ACE

Admission is free and donations of all sizes are encouraged in advance and at the event.

We’re raising funds to support critical and effective environmental justice organizing led by those most directly affected by injustice.

Please RSVP. Childcare will be available on-site, so please include any childcare needs.

Organizations and businesses are encouraged to show their support by sponsoring the event.

To RSVP individually or as an organization, contact Aaron.

Environmental Justice Stories

At the event, we will honor our 20th anniversary by sharing stories of environmental justice work over the years. Have a story to share? Contact us!

Jammin' 2013 Host Committee

Event hosts collected over $5,000 for ACE in honor of Jammin’ and our 20th Anniversary!

Celebrating environmental justice

Julian Agyeman
Kalila Barnett
Catherine Bell & Maddie Ribble
Caroline Casey
Tiffany Chenault
Ann Cheng
Nancy Chery
Andrea Doremus
Neenah Estrella-Luna & Marcos Luna
Dakeria Fulks
Vanessa Green
TJ Hellmann
Katelyn Homeyer
Trina Jackson
Dave Jenkins
Ross Kochman
Lisette Le
Penn Loh & Jackie Cefola
Charlie Lord
Sara Mersha
Kevin O’Dell
Christian Scott
Khalida Smalls
Meira Soloff
Stuart Spina
Aaron Tanaka

Come celebrate with us!

ACE Board of Directors

Amanda Ali
Diana Baldelomar
Adanarys Barragan
Tiffany Chenault
Donna Dear
Osa Egharevba
Neenah Estrella-Luna
Dakeria Fulks
TJ Hellmann
Dumas Lafontant
Carlos Moreno
Jennifer Rushlow

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Event schedule

6:00,Enjoy appetizers and drinks, explore silent auction and displays and music from Zili Mislik

7:00,Program
Welcome by Kalila Barnett and David Noiles, member sharing, followed by more music

8:30,Silent Auction Closes
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8:45,Auction Payment and Pick-up Begins
Winners who are not present will be contacted after the event.

9:00,Thank you for coming!
We hope to see you again soon.

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Silent auction items

Check back soon to find out what we'll have at the silent auction!

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Support ACE

Be an Event Host: Jammin’ hosts are ACE supporters who step up to set a personal fundraising goal, become ambassadors for ACE, and collect sponsorship in honor of the event. All are publicly celebrated at the party. Learn more about being a distinguished event host today! It’s easy and fun. Contact Aaron or call 617-4423-3343 x231.

Volunteer: ACE is very busy this spring with our campaigns and raising the money we need to support the work. Plug in as event staff or join us this spring at our phone banks and volunteer nights. Contact Aaron or call 617-4423-3343 x231.

Sponsor Jammin’: We offer great visibility for businesses and organizations that contribute financial sponsorships and/or silent auction items. Contact Aaron or call 617-4423-3343 x231.

Sponsors

Community Defender
SEIU Local 615

Neighborhood Sustainer
Lower Roxbury Coalition (a project of Whittier Street Health Center)
Roux Associates, Inc.

Block Captain
Clean Water Fund

EJ Friend
Boston Day & Evening Academy
Environmental Justice Research Hub
Mystic River Watershed Association
Philip B. Posner – Mass Land Law
Suffolk University
Toxics Action Center

Public transportation directions

Hibernian Hall is accessible by bus routes that serve Dudley Station,including the Silver Line bus and routes 1, 8, 15, 23, 28, 41, 42, 44, 45, 47 and 66. From Dudley Station, walk a block and a half east on Dudley Street. The closest subway stop is Roxbury Crossing (orange line), 0.7 miles away. Several bus routes go from Roxbury Crossing to Dudley Station.

See the MBTA's Trip Planner for more transit information.

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Driving directions

From the South:
On Route 93 North, take Exit 18 (Mass Ave/Roxbury) and proceed though two sets of lights. At the third light, take a left onto the Mass Ave Connector/Melnea Cass. Continue for approximately 0.5 miles and turn left onto Harrison Avenue. After three blocks, take a left onto Dudley Street. Hibernian Hall is the second building from the corner on your left hand side.

From the North:
On Route 93 South, take Exit 18 (Mass Ave/Andrew Square) and keep right at the fork to continue onto Melnea Cass Boulevard. Go through one set of lights. At the second light make a left onto Hampden Street. Continue for about 0.4 miles, then make a right onto Dudley Street. Hibernian Hall will be three blocks down on your right.

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Parking information

If you are driving, we recommend that you plan to arrive as early as possible to allow ample time for parking. There is a small parking lot behind Hibernian Hall and street parking available throughout Dudley Square. There is also a large public parking lot across from ACE’s office, between Washington Street and Harrison Avenue.

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