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Join us for Hills For Thrills, a Charity 5k Run/Walk

In Collaboration with Dyckman Run Club on April 17, 2021, Juan Pablo Duarte Foundation will launch the first ever “Hills For Thrills” Charity 5k Run/Walk!  A portion of the proceeds generated from this event will go directly to JPD Foundation to help support the promotion, preservation and celebration of Dominican Heritage through cultural awareness, education … Continue reading Join us for Hills For Thrills, a Charity 5k Run/Walk

Incendio en Washington Heights: vea como puede ayudar

Nuestros vecinos en 74-78 Post Avenue sufrieron un incendio devastador en la noche del martes. 35 adultos y 16 niños han sido desplazados y muchos lo han perdido todo. Tenemos la bendición de que nadie resultó gravemente herido. A medida que estas familias comienzan a reconstruir, nos hemos unido para ayudar con las necesidades básicas, alimentos, … Continue reading Incendio en Washington Heights: vea como puede ayudar

The Reimagine Exhibition by Diana Grace at the Juan Pablo Duarte Foundation Community Space

You’re invited to this exhibition that will be held at JPD Community Space! Diana is a self taught artist who uses discarded materials (canvas, wires, plastic, electronic parts) to make her art. Through mixed media and a fusion of painting and sculpture, she has explored topics that prevail nature, culture, religion and more. She envisions … Continue reading The Reimagine Exhibition by Diana Grace at the Juan Pablo Duarte Foundation Community Space

Do you know a high schooler interested in photography or videography? NYC Salt Residency Program Application is open until August 31st!

NYC SALT creates opportunities in visual arts and pathways to college and career for under served New York City youth from diverse backgrounds who are dedicated to careers in the arts, by engaging them in a rigorous blend of professional photography instruction, college-preparatory workshops, and career exposure. Their goal is to help students who would … Continue reading Do you know a high schooler interested in photography or videography? NYC Salt Residency Program Application is open until August 31st!

New exhibition: Art, Tainos and Environment by Paloma Garcia

Until August 15th, JPD Community Space will be hosting an art exhibition that showcases work from the Latina-French artist Paloma Garcia. The exhibit features a series of portraits, animal rights paintings and a cartoon animation illustrating Taino mythology. The exhibition is a reflection of Paloma’s artistic evolution and her multiple sources of inspiration.  Hasta el … Continue reading New exhibition: Art, Tainos and Environment by Paloma Garcia

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