Virtual re-opening of JPD Foundation

On June 30th, 2020, JPD Foundation hosted a Facebook Live with special guests to talk about our community returning to a “new normalcy”. The event marked the re-opening of the Foundation services since the lockdown in NYC caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. We discussed how Census participation can guarantee that our community gets the resources … Continue reading Virtual re-opening of JPD Foundation

Nuestro Momento Es Ahora: Hágase Contar En El Censo 2020

El Censo 2020 está a la vuelta de la esquina – y se forma al futuro de la ciudad de Nueva York en los años venideros. Una vez cada diez años, el censo de Estados Unidos lleva un conteo de todas las personas en los Estados Unidos. La formación del censo es un mandato de la … Continue reading Nuestro Momento Es Ahora: Hágase Contar En El Censo 2020

It’s Duarte’s Month! Come celebrate with us

January is Juan Pablo Duarte’s Birthday month and JPD Foundation has prepared a full calendar of events to celebrate this special date! Everything will happen at the JPD Community Space located at 4211 Broadway/GWB Marketplace (entrance btw 178th & 179th Streets & Ft. Washington Avenue). Take note and come join us! January 12th @ 2-4 … Continue reading It’s Duarte’s Month! Come celebrate with us

“I Am Because We Are”: PS 132 book launch

JPD Community Space received students, teachers, and parents of P.S. 132 for a book launch on November 19: “I Am Because You Are” is a collection of poems written by some of them. Students presented, parents spoke, and we all had a great time! Check out some of the pictures (credits to PS132 Facebook page). … Continue reading “I Am Because We Are”: PS 132 book launch

Do you shop at Amazon? See how your purchases could help JPD at no cost to you!

Now that the Juan Pablo Duarte Foundation has its own home, fundraising has become our top priority. As a not for profit 501 (c) 3 organization, JPD can participate in Amazon Smile, a website operated by Amazon with the same products, prices, and shopping features as Amazon.com. The difference is that when you shop on AmazonSmile, the … Continue reading Do you shop at Amazon? See how your purchases could help JPD at no cost to you!

Nosotras Contamos: una presentación teatral para ser contada

“En un mundo donde todos contamos lo que nos sucede, un grupo de artistas cuentan sus historias fuera de la patria amada”. El 1 de octubre, JPD Community Space alojó una hermosa noche con un grupo de artistas que compartieron, utilizando técnicas de teatro, sus historias personales después de abandonar su amado país de origen, … Continue reading Nosotras Contamos: una presentación teatral para ser contada