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Brass City Comic Con April 22 To Benefit Acts 4 Ministry, Inc
The annual Brass City Comic Con will be held at the Naugatuck Valley Community College in Waterbury, CT, and all proceeds will be donated to the non-denominational nonprofit Acts 4 Ministry, Inc. in Waterbury
By: Acts 4 Ministry, Inc.
Brass City Comic Con family fun event will include vendors, creator tables, food trucks, cosplay boutique, and a gaming tournament. Admission is $5 and children under 12 are free, there will also be cosplayers and children dressing up as their favorite super heroes. All funds raised will be given to Acts 4 Ministry, Inc. in Waterbury.
The following organizations are assisting the students of Naugatuck Valley Community College in promoting and sponsoring this event.
Brass City Comic Con, http://www.brasscitycomiccon.nation2.com, is a 9-year-old comic book convention located at the Naugatuck Valley Community College in Waterbury, CT. Created by Professor William H. Foster III, its objective was to celebrate and recognize the creative efforts found in the American Comic Book, and their creators. "Waterbury is a perfect location for the show, as it is the birthplace of the American Comic Book," stated Foster.
Past attendees have included Trevor Von Eeden (co-designer of DC Comics' popular Black Lightning character), Paris Cullins, Frank McLaughlin, Joe Staton and many others comprising talent from Marvel, DC, Archie, Charlton, Image as well as numerous small press publishers such as local companies like United Comics and Free Lunch Studios. This is the eighth edition.
Karma Conventions CT, https://www.facebook.com/
Acts 4 Ministry, http://acts4.net/
Families and individuals are frequently referred to Acts 4 Ministry by other charitable and social organizations to assist people who have suddenly lost their homes to a fire, flood or other unexpected devastation or upsetting life event. The organization's vision is to build relationships with people with varying levels of needs while providing them with the basics of daily living.
School Of Rejecks, https://www.rejecks.com/
Basement Ghost Media, https://www.basementghost.com/
Brass City Gamers Tournament, https://www.brasscitygamers.com/
The company's vision is to be recognized for providing our community free access to STEM learning opportunities that offer an academically innovative education system, and also provides on the job training focused on computer science and technology. They strive to also be recognized for their quarterly tournaments that will help raise awareness of social issues, raise funds, support charities and become an integral part of the community they aim to serve.
For tickets, visit Brass City Comic Con, http://www.brasscitycomiccon.nation2.com.