In case you, missed yesterday's newsletter, we hope you'll
take a moment to read about this important project.
Our Painting & Beautification Project at The Actors Theatre
Workshop has passed its first milestone! This past weekend,
20 volunteers from NY Cares joined with members of our our
staff and volunteer corps to prep and paint two of our classroom
studios and the connecting hallway. The rooms look beautiful,
clean and new!
We are now in phase two of the project - - repainting our
lobby area, kitchen and two office spaces. Our goal is to
completely refresh and repaint our entire 5000 square foot
facility so we can continue to provide a welcoming and uplifting
environment to all of the people who pass through our doors - -
from the homeless children we serve in our after-school Builders
of the New World program, to the students in the Scott Acting
Conservatory, to our studio rental clients who help cover our
There are two ways that you can be a part
of this wonderful community effort:
Make a Donation!! We need 35 gallons of Benjamin Moore
China White paint to complete our painting job. Our interns
and volunteers have been going door to door to seek
donations from local hardware stores: last week,
Kove Brothers Hardware at 189 7th Avenue very generously
donated the 8 gallons of paint that we have already
used. We are continuing to visit hardware stores to
seek their donations - - but we may need to buy the
Please consider making a tax-deductible donation to
help us buy paint. Your $35 donation will buy one
gallon of paint, and your $175 donation will buy
five gallons. No contribution is too large or small
- - and every contribution is deeply appreciated!
click here for a connection to our secure,
online site. Your donation is a tangible way for you
to advance our renewal project!
Volunteer!! This Sunday, March 30, and Wednesday - Sunday,
April 2 - April 6 we will continue prepping and painting
our facility. Roll up your sleeves, and join us!
Interested volunteers can sign up for shifts on any
of these five days from 10am to 3pm, 12pm to 5pm
and 5pm to 10pm.
Please RSVP at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call the
theatre at (212) 947-1386 to volunteer. To donate, please
here for a connection to our secure, online site.
Thank you for your generosity and continued support of the
mission of the Actors Theatre Workshop!