Cool Cat Newark
Name: Cool CAT Newark
Clients/Sponsors: United Way of Hudson/Essex, Newark Public Schools, Newark Arts
Partners: NJPAC, NJ Symphony, Newark Public Library, Newark Museum, Greater Newark Conservancy, Newark School of the Arts, ShopRite, WholeFoods
A program for nearly 80+ Newark preschools and 8000+ families to connect and engage with cultural and arts institutions. Hosted over 150+ events per school year with Newark Museum, NJPAC, Newark Public Library, NJSO, Newark Arts and so many more.
- Market research to find voids in cultural/arts programming and fill with quality events.
- Created a robust calendar of events online and distributed physically in multiple languages in print
- Hosted pop-up events and parent mixers at preschools and cultural institutions to increase parent engagement
- Connected creative learning curriculum with family projects and local events
Increased Newark family attendance at local events and filled voids with quality programming!