Be the Change
May 9, 2024

We invite you to join us for KIPP NJ’s Annual Be the Change Celebration! We will celebrate the hard work and successes of our staff, students, and alumni and give a big thanks to you – and our whole family of supporters and champions – for your collective generosity and passion to our mission.

We hope you can join us!




Date + Time

Thursday, May 9 | 5:30 PM – 10 PM
5:30 – 6:30 | Cocktail Hour
6:30 – 8:30 | Program & Dinner
8:30 – 10:00 | Dessert & Dancing

Location - NJPAC

New Jersey Performing Arts Center
1 Center St, Newark, NJ 07102

Keynote Speaker

Mayor Ras J. Baraka


Modia Butler, Mercury Public Affairs
Community Partner | Honoree

Carolyn Clark
KIPP NJ Family | Honoree

Josh Weston
Individual | Honoree

Take Part in Be the Change!

We can’t wait to celebrate together, in partnership with our Board Members, supporters and partners. We have several ways to support the event. All the proceeds from the event go directly to supporting our students and schools!

Register Today!

For more information, contact Nailah Brown at