Thursday, May 18, 2017
6:00 to 9:00 p.m.
Hibernian Hall | Roxbury Center for the Arts
184 Dudley Street | Roxbury, MA 02119
dancing | music | silent auction | dinner | drinks
ACE's biggest fundraiser and celebration of the year
Jammin' for Justice is a crucial time to support our work. Join us to award local leaders in environmental justice, enjoy dinner and drinks, and celebrate our community while supporting effective EJ organizing in our city and beyond.
Buy your ticket today! Donations of all sizes are encouraged in advance and at the event. No one turned away for lack of funds.
Please RSVP by May 5 and let us know if you would like childcare or translation.
Many ways to give
Sponsor Jammin'. Sponsorships provide great visibility for your business or organization and show our community that you support our work. Learn more about sponsorships or contact John for more information.
Donate a silent auction item. Do you have a talent for homemade crafts? Got a connection to a local business? If you have an item you'd like to donate to our silent auction, contact John.
Donate. If you can't make it to the event, you can still donate and help us meet our goal. Donate today!
Volunteer: We'd love your help in raising money to support our work. Plug in as event staff or join us this spring at volunteer nights. Contact John or check our calendar for opportunities to help out.
7:00 to 7:30 Event program
6:00 to 7:00 Dinner and drinks
6:00 to 8:30 Silent auction
7:30 to 9:00 Music and dancing
2017 EJ Awards
As part of our annual celebration, we recognize folks for exceptional work towards environmental justice. We are happy to announce the recipients of our 2017 Environmental Justice Awards:
Hosts play an important role representing ACE to family, friends and potential supporters by inviting allies to support our work. Not only are you a valuable part of our fundraising team, but you'll also be recognized for your work at the event. To learn more or become a host, please contact John.
EJ Steward: $2,500
Movement Builder: $1,500
Community Defender: $1,000
Neighborhood Sustainer: $500
Block Captain: $250
EJ Friend: $100
To become a sponsor, contact John.
Silent auction items
Entertainment & attractions
Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston - two museum passes valued $30
ArtsEmerson - four tickets to a performance
The Brattle Theatre - a double date pass valued $74
Jillian's/Lucky Strike Boston - after work pool party for 20 valued $200
The Paint Bar - a $50 gift certificate to The Paint Bar
The Handel and Haydn Society - two tickets to a performance valued $148
MASS MoCA - two gallery passes
American Repertory Theater (A.R.T) - two tickets to a performance
Peabody Essex Museum - four tickets to PEM valued $80
New England Wild Flower Society - four admission passes to Garden in Woods
New England Aquarium - two Aquarium passes + a stuffed animal valued $54
Food & beverage
Veggie Galaxy - a $25 gift card
Chipotle - two "Dinner for Four" Vouchers
J.P. Licks - a $20 gift card
Aeronaut Brewing Co. - a $20 gift card
The Fireplace - a Fireside Chat for two
Whole Foods Market - a $100 gift card
Foodie's Markets - a $50 gift card
Gifts, souvenirs & other
Downeast Cider House - a gift box including 2 pint glasses, 2 tour vouchers, 2 koozies, and 2 stickers
Haley House - a gift package of $30 Haley House Bakery Cafe gift certificate, a porcelain Haley House 50th Anniversary mug, and a copy of Chef Didi Emmons' cookbook "Wild Flavors" in hard copy valued $75
Tasty Burger - a Tasty grab bag (gift card, t-shirt & hat)
Home & handmade crafts
Bootstrap Compost - a certificate for 4 weekly pick ups for compostable food scraps
Outdoors, recreation & fitness
Urban AdvenTours - two gift certificates vlaued $50
Hubway - one annual Hubway membership valued $85
Charles River Canoe & Kayak - a gift certificate for one full day of boat rental of one standard canoe, single or double kayak, or stand-up paddleboard valued $85
Bikes Not Bombs - two gift cards each valued $25
The Appalachian Mountain Club - a family membership valued $75
Mass Audubon - a one year family membership package valued $65
Brooklyn Boulders Foundation - a gift certificate for 2 day passes + gear & 2 hours of indoor Top-Roping instruction
Boston Duck Tours - two passes valued $83
Salon & Spa
Got a great gift idea? Contact John to donate!
Public transportation directions
Hibernian Hall is accessible by bus routes that serve Dudley Station, including the Silver Line bus and routes 1, 8, 15, 23, 28, 41, 42, 44, 45, 47 and 66. From Dudley Station, walk a block and a half east on Dudley Street. The closest subway stop is Roxbury Crossing (orange line), 0.7 miles away. Several bus routes go from Roxbury Crossing to Dudley Station.
See the MBTA's Trip Planner for more transit information.
From the South:
On Route 93 North, take Exit 18 (Mass Ave/Roxbury) and proceed though two sets of lights. At the third light, take a left onto the Mass Ave Connector/Melnea Cass. Continue for approximately 0.5 miles and turn left onto Harrison Avenue. After three blocks, take a left onto Dudley Street. Hibernian Hall is the second building from the corner on your left hand side.
From the North:
On Route 93 South, take Exit 18 (Mass Ave/Andrew Square) and keep right at the fork to continue onto Melnea Cass Boulevard. Go through one set of lights. At the second light make a left onto Hampden Street. Continue for about 0.4 miles, then make a right onto Dudley Street. Hibernian Hall will be three blocks down on your right.
If you are driving, we recommend that you plan to arrive as early as possible to allow ample time for parking. There is a small parking lot behind Hibernian Hall and street parking available throughout Dudley Square. There is also a large public parking lot across from 2181 Washington Street (ACE's former office), between Washington Street and Harrison Avenue.