Join ESSENCE® in impactful initiatives to strengthen our communities and pave the way for the next generation.

Day of Service
Join us in in restoration projects that beautify, revitalize, and inspire around the city of New Orleans.

Girls United
Take part in our mentoring initiative for girls ages 12-17. Help us arm them with the knowledge they need to succeed.

Community Corner
Find more ways to get involved as non-profits, 501c3 foundations, and more charitable organizations share solutions for issues that are affecting our communities.

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FREE & REQUIRED REGISTRATION for guests 18+ for entry into the 2019 ESSENCE Festival® festivals, conferences, and exhibitions.

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