UP Program Partner Cathedral Arts Project Request for Artist Involvement

@capkids http://capkids.org/ Cathedral Arts Project (CAP) has just put out their 2015 formal ask to the public requesting support by donating artworks and other goods and services to their important silent auction portion of Spring for the Arts.  SFTA is CAP’s iconic annual fundraiser, historically responsible for raising over 60% of their annual operating revenue. CAP provides free instruction…

Jax Federal Credit Union announces $100,000 sponsorship of Brooklyn’s Unity Plaza

Jax Federal Credit Union has been a part of the Brooklyn neighborhood for more than 25 years. Now, with a large sponsorship of the community center at Unity Plaza, the Park Street-based institution is hoping to enhance the community’s future. Jax Federal Credit Union announced today it is pledging a 10-year, $100,000 sponsorship of the…

Countdown #56 to Unity Plaza Opening – Partner JSO Launches UPTempo

Unity Plaza Partner Jacksonville Symphony Announces “UpTempo” A Young Professionals Group Representing the Cultural Class of the Next Generation This week the Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra announced  UpTempo, a new initiative for young professionals. Recognizing the emerging presence of those in their 20s and 30s, UpTempo connects the Jacksonville Symphony with the next generation, starting with the…

Countdown #55 to Unity Plaza Opening – Butterfly Garden to be Named in J.T. Townsend’s Honor

JT Townsend Day Remembrance and Gathering February 7 at Unity Plaza The JT Townsend Foundation remembers JT Townsend with a special, commemorative gathering at Unity Plaza on February 7, 2015. JT Townsend made an incredible impact on the Jacksonville community. Following a spinal cord injury in 2004, JT founded the JT Townsend Foundation (JTTF). “Through…

Countdown #53 to Unity Plaza opening – Florida Ballet’s Inaugural BRAVO! A Savory Experience for the Senses

  From our friends with The Florida Ballet presenting March 29: To Enlist as a Featured Restaurant please review: Bravo-Restaurant-Brewer-Sponsorship-Form “BRAVO!”  A Savory Experience for the Senses Where Dance, Gourmet Cuisine, Craft Brew & Classical Music Meet The Florida Ballet invites you to gain exposure by becoming a Corporate or Restaurant Sponsor for our annual Event,…

Countdown #50 to Unity Plaza Opening – BUZZ Magazine Behind the Scenes Tour Feedback

Full article Buzz’style by Buzz Magazine CEO Meredith Tekin can be found here: http://www.iwantabuzz.com/its-all-about-unity/ Posted 5:35 pm by meredithtekin235 & filed under Around Town, Arts, General, News. Last week, I had the pleasure of receiving a hard hat tour of Unity Plaza. Jen Jones, executive director, took me and a few other lucky Jacksonville residents…