Logo of Plainfield's newest nonprofit.
Plainfield Now, a new nonprofit to aid the community will launch with a cocktail reception on Wednesday, July 20, according to an invitation issued by Mayor Adrian O. Mapp.
The new organization, a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt nonprofit has the following mission --
The new nonprofit forms part of the outreach program Mayor Mapp outlined at Friday evening's Public Safety Forum at City Hall.
- Provide greater access to higher education through scholarships
- Support training programs that prepare individuals for job opportunities
- Provide short term assistance to families in crisis
- Support organizations and institutions whose works are complimentary to the vision of Plainfield Now
The kickoff cocktail reception will be held at Giovanna's, 1462 South Avenue, from 6:00 to 9:00 PM on July 20.
Tickets start at $75 per person. You can RSVP to John Stewart by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please respond by Monday, July 18
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