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WHDC’s 5th Annual Holiday Celebration – 12/16/17

December 5, 2017

WHDC 5th Annual Community Holiday Celebration Flyer 2017

West Harlem Development Corporation invites you to its 5th Annual Community Holiday Celebration and Toy Giveaway.

Date: Saturday, December 16, 2017

Time: 1:00-3:00 pm (Doors open at 12:30pm)

Location Columbia University’s Lerner Hall Auditorium, 2920 Broadway on West 114th Street 

WHDC will give away hundreds of toys, books and other treats to more than 800 children and families this year. 

This event is FREE, with priority to West Harlem residents.

RSVP list has CLOSED, but contact WHDC office at 646-476-3394 to inquire about the wait list after 12/7/17

Special Addition

WHDC will partner again this year with the World Childhood Foundation to sponsor a Children’s Art Contest. This year’s theme is…”To feel safe in my community, I need….”

Deadline for all artwork submissions was on November 29, 2017. Winners will be notified in advance and presented with awards at the event.

The holiday celebration’s mission is to bring together families at a performance that showcases Harlem’s rich arts and culture while giving them quality toys that can enhance their children’s education.
— WHDC Executive Director, Dr. Kofi A. Boateng

For more event information  for the 2017 Community Holiday Celebration, please contact Cynthia Marty at 646.476.3394.