from my friend Ellie who is more connect in DC than I could ever hope to be! she throws a helluva party!:
Join us for a real Cajun blow-out in celebration of the Crescent City we know and love as it continues to rebound from Katrina. Civilian is hosting its first ever preview fundraiser for Way Down in New Orleans with partial proceeds going The New Orleans Kid Camera Project, an organization created to address the psychological and emotional impacts of Hurricane Katrina on children returning home to New Orleans.
The fundraiser will be held one day prior to the public opening of Way Down in New Orleans: an collaboration project from New Orleans based artists.
The party starts Thursday, September 4, 2008 with an opening from 7-10pm and will feature New Orleans inspired food, drinks, and music.
Tickets are $30 in advance and $40 at the door. This donation is tax deductible to the extent allowed by law. For more information or to purchase tickets please contact Ellie Stamatopoulos from the Host Committee at email@example.com.
Checks should be made out to DC Arts Center with “Civilian” in the memorandum line. Mail checks to: 406 7th St NW, Third Floor, Washington, DC 20004. You will receive a confirmation of your purchase and your name will be at the door. There are no physical tickets.