Street Sense’s Annual Celebration: Storytellers for Change
Join an evening of powerful storytelling through an Artistic Showcase. Exhibits of work by homeless, and formerly homeless, members of our community will transform the historic Josephine Butler Parks Center- creating an exceptional experience of our unique media center. Our artists will share their voices through photography, illustration, interactive art, poetry and writing, theater, film, and audio production.
Guests will have the opportunity to meet the artists showcasing work. Many displayed pieces will be on sale for donation to support the artists and grow the workshops where the pieces are created as well. All support for this event will advance engagement and education between our storytellers and the public and . Their stories are shared through our widening array of multi-media outlets and events focused on ending homelessness and poverty.
Along with creative exhibits and performances, the evening will include:
– Open Full Bars
– Heavy Hors d’Oeuvres
– A Silent Auction
– Dancing and Live Music
– Your community coming together to support Street Sense!
NBC4 Washington anchor, Leon Harris, will serve as the master of ceremonies for the evening! Learn more about him here.
The attire is business or cocktail semi-formal.