Girls for Gender Equity presents…

The First Annual New York City
Festival for Gender Equality
Connect! Create! Educate!

August 27, 2006 10am – 4pm
Von King Park Cultural Center
corner of Tompkins Ave. and Lafayette St.
Brooklyn, New York

Event Coordinator: Mandy Van Deven
Contact:  mandy@gges.info / 718-857-1393

The First Annual New York City Festival for Gender Equality is a FREE public event for education, networking, resource sharing, community interaction, arts and recreation.

The Festival will feature arts organizations, service groups, youth organizations, schools and nonprofits from every corner of NYC as well as:

*Food and Refreshments!
*Free Workshops for Children and Adults!
*Live Performances!
*Guest Speakers!
*Giveaways of wonderful prizes and services!

We are excited to invite arts groups (including film, visual, performance, dance and music), youth organizations, collectives, educators, and nonprofits to perform, table at the Festival, provide workshops or fun activities, meet each other, and build strong community links. This is a great opportunity to support this event and get some fantastic publicity for your organization.

Participation is FREE and your organization will be listed in the Festival brochure. Please fill out and return the form on the next page.


THE DEADLINE FOR PARTICIPATION REQUESTS IS JULY 15th!




NEW YORK CITY FESTIVAL FOR GENDER EQUALITY PARTICIPATION REQUEST FORM

Space is limited. For your organization to participate, you must fill out the form below and send it via fax to 718-857-2239 or email to  mandy@gges.info by July 15th.

1. Contact Info
Organization ______________________________________________________________
Contact Person ___________________________________________________________
Address _________________________________________________________________
Contact Phone ____________________________________________________________
Email ___________________________________________________________________
Website URL _____________________________________________________________

2. Please write a short description of your organization.


3. Would your organization like to table**? ___ Yes ___ No

4. Will you bring your own table/chairs? ___ Yes ___ No

5. Would you be willing to share your table with another organization? ___ Yes ___ No

6. Would your organization like to lead a 30 minute workshop? ___ Yes ___ No

6a. If yes, please describe the workshop(s) you would like to lead.

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6b. Is this workshop for children or adults? ___ Children ___ Adults

6c. If for children, what ages? ___ 0-6 ___ 7-9 ___ 10-12 ___ 13-15 ___ 16-18

7. Would your organization like to perform? ___ Yes ___ No

7a. If yes, please describe the performance.

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Please contact the Event Coordinator, Mandy Van Deven at  mandy@gges.info if you are interested in becoming a community participant in The First Annual New York City Festival for Gender Equity, or if you have any other questions about the event. Thank you for your support!