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17th Annual DreamYard Benefit

  • Capitale 130 Bowery New York, NY, 10013 United States (map)

Join us to celebrate 23 years of arts and educational opportunities for K-12 grade students in the Bronx.


Elliot Berndt
Alisyn Camerota & Tim Lewis
Lisa Giuffra Diaz & Alex Diaz
Judy & Jamie Dimon
Zlata & Greg Gleason
Ryan & Ethan Hawke
Lucia & Ken Maxwell
Jackie Meretsky & Jason Gurandiano
Hannah & Richard Ramsden
Leslie & Bob Rylee
Elizabeth & Haitham Wahab

DreamYard is Proud to Honor: 

Google Creative Lab
Andy Berndt, VP, Creative Lab
DreamYard’s technology career pathway and digital learning programs have been enthusiastically supported by Google and board member Andy Berndt, the founder of Google’s Creative Lab. Andy and the Google Creative Lab have supported DreamYard’s growth over the past five years through website development, rebranding, and through providing powerful career exploration opportunities in creative technologies.

b michael AMERICA
B Michael & Mark-Anthony Edwards co-Founders
Board member Mark-Anthony Edwards and designer B Michael have guided DreamYard’s work building career pathways. Their focus on Made in NY has inspired our career work in the Bronx.

DreamYard’s fashion and entrepreneurship career pathway has been powerfully supported by Macy’s. Macy’s has funded classroom work, internship programs, career days and community art making at DreamYard. Macy’s offers our youth a direct pathway to the creative industry sector.


130 BOWERY, NEW YORK, NY (between Grand & Broome Street)

Cocktail Reception + Silent Auction
Works of art created by DreamYard students

Dinner + Program
Student performances & honoree presentation

Reserve your seat or make a contribution by downloading the reply form or contact Rachel Bogin at or 718-588-8007 x 207.

Download the full invite here.

Earlier Event: April 10
Maker Institute 2017
Later Event: June 6
2017 Bronx Arts Festival