Veronica Williams, Board Member, Nailah Butler, Executive Director and Dr. Kathryn Zeno, Board Member
Epitome of Soul, Inc. held its annual Holiday Gala and Awards Dinner on December 7 at the Royal Manor in Garfield. Epitome of Soul is a program designed to give students in urban communities access to art programming. The Holiday Gala raised funds for these programs, including the Arts and Soul Afterschool Program and Arts Symposium and Master Class. The event also included live music, a celebration of honorees and a silent auction.
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Teresa Pyskaty | InsideJersey.comThe Epitome of Soul Holiday Gala and Awards Dinner was held at The Royal Manor, Garfield.
Teresa Pyskaty | InsideJersey.comDedra Tate, honoree and recipient of the Epitome of Soul’s 2016 Arts Champion Award.
Teresa Pyskaty | InsideJersey.comMaster of Ceremonies for the evening, Steven Strickland.
Teresa Pyskaty | InsideJersey.comSharon C. Smith, Epitome of Soul’s 2016 Arts Champion Award recipient and honoree with former student Hellena Trent.
Teresa Pyskaty | InsideJersey.comAnthony Wayne, honoree and recipient of The Epitome of Soul’s 2016 Arts Champion Award.+13