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Turn up for a Cause at the 14+ Foundation Annual Benefit After Party

Join us on October 6th for the 14+ Foundation Annual Benefit After party. Use our code "okay14plus" for $25 off your ticket.

On October 6th we’ll be teaming up with our friends at 14+ Foundation and Everyday People for the 14+ Foundation Annual Benefit after party. 14+ Foundation will host its annual cocktail benefit to support children’s education in Africa. The evening will be hosted by 14+ Co-Founders, Joseph Mizzi and Nchimunya Wulf, and special guests Solange Knowles, artist Rashid Johnson and architect Annabelle Selldorf.


14+ Foundation was founded by Mizzi and Wulf and is focused on empowering children through education, volunteerism, and meaningful and sustainable engagement with their communities. Proceeds from the benefit will support the design and construction of 14+ Foundation’s Mwabwindo School, a primary school opening in January 2018, as well as their other projects and initiatives on the continent.

Join us after the cocktail at 8:30pm at Vandal in Bowery for the14+ Foundation Annual Benefit after party with special guests from the benefit featuring tunes provided by  DJ Moma.

Click here to buy tickets to the 14+ Foundation Annual Benefit after party and get a $25 discount by using our code “okay14plus”. Tickets are $100 and grant you access to the open bar and appetizers all night long.

Check out 14+ Foundation’s site here to to learn more.

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