Jammin' for Justice 2014

Jammin for Justice 2013
        • Celebrating 21 years of environmental justice!

          Thursday, May 29, 2014
          jueves, 29 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

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

Artwork by ACE member Mallerrie

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 by May 27. 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 John.

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Por favor, RSVP antes del 27 de mayo. Evie un correo electronico a John o llame al 617-442-3343 x231.

Entrada gratuita. Donativos de cualquier denominación por adelantado o en el evento.

Cuido de niños disponsible.

Artwork by ACE member Mallerrie

Jammin' 2014 Committee

Amanda Ali
Mary Ann Babinski
Diana Baldelomar
Adanarys Barragan
Heather Catherwood
Tiffany Chenault
Donna Dear
Osa Egharevba
Neenah Estrella-Luna
Dakeria Fulks
Mina Makarious
Lauren Richter
Jennifer Rushlow

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Jammin' Hosts

Jammin' hosts set a personal fundraising goal and are celebrated at the event.

Mary Ann Babinski
Kalila Barnett
Heather Catherwood
Cindy Chen
Veronica Eady
Neenah Estrella-Luna & Marcos Luna
Julia Finkelstein
David Jenkins
Lisette Le
Penn Loh & Jackie Cefola
Mina Makarious
Sara Mersha
Lauren Richter
Jenny Rushlow
Khalida Smalls
Aaron Tanaka
UACT students
John Walkey

Event schedule

Jammin for Justice 2013

6:00 to 7:00 Appetizers and drinks
Aperitivos y bebidas

7:00 to 7:30 Event program
Programa del evento

6:00 to 8:30 Silent auction
Subasta silente

7:30 to 9:00 DJ and dance
Música y baile

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Silent auction items

Silent auction items are still rolling in! Here are some highlights:

Checking out our Silent Auction
  • After Work Billiards Party at Jillian's/Lucky Strike for 20 guests
  • Two tickets to the Red Sox
  • Six tickets to the Coolidge Corner Theater
  • Family four-pack of tickets to the Peabody Essex Museum tickets
  • One-year family membership to the Appalachian Mountain Club
  • The Fireplace restaurant "Fireside Chat" tastings certificate
  • Baseball signed by Red Sox pitcher John Lackey
  • Brattle Theater double date pass
  • Samuel Adams beer basket from Boston Beer Co.
  • Two passes to the Institute of Contemporary Art
  • Life Alive gift certificate
  • Composter from Boston Building Materials Co-op
  • $50 gift certificate Tropical Foods
  • Rockspot Climbing Gym day pass and gear rental
  • Private or small-group yoga session with Vanessa Green
  • $100 gift certificate to ZipCar
  • Urban exploration/adventure with Stuart Spina
  • $25 gift certificates to Bikes Not Bombs
  • Four passes to Central Rock Climbing Gym
  • Gift basket from Ten Thousand Villages
  • Family four-pack of tickets to Franklin Park Zoo
  • Basketball signed by 2013-2014 Celtics team
  • $50 gift certificate to Haley House
  • Bottle of Mystic Entropy beer
  • $25 gift card to Shanti restaurant

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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 John 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 John 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 John or call 617-4423-3343 x231.

    Celebrating environmental justice

    Environmental Justice Awards

    Summer Leadership Program, The City School

    Public Transit Public Good Campaign, Diana Bell, Senior Organizer, Community Labor United

    Citizens for a Better Brockton, Stop the Power and Lisa Goodheart, Esq. and Phelps Turner, Esq. of Sugarman, Rogers, Barshak & Cohen, P.C.

    Sponsors

    EJ Steward: $2,500

    Movement Builder: $1,500

  • On The Move

    Community Defender: $1,000

  • SEIU 32BJ Local 615

    Neighborhood Sustainer: $500

  • Anderson & Kreiger, LLP
  • Conservation Law Foundation

    Block Captain: $250

  • Boston Community Capital
  • EcoLogical Solutions, Inc.
  • Community Labor United

    EJ Friend: $100

  • City Life / Vida Urbana
  • Clean Water Action
  • Mystic River Watershed Association
  • Nuestra CDC
  • Toxic Action Center
  • Westfield Concerned Citizens

    To become a sponsor, contact John.

    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 2181 Washington Street (ACE's former office), between Washington Street and Harrison Avenue.

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