WHEN: Thursday, August 24, 2017 from 6:00pm – 8:00pm (brief speeches to begin at 6:45pm)

WHERE: The Gateway Project, 2 Gateway Center, Newark, NJ  07102

WHO: The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) - New Jersey Division, NY/NJ HIDTA, the Partnership for a Drug Free New Jersey, and the Governor’s Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse (GCADA).

WHAT: The Drug Enforcement Administration - New Jersey Division and NY/NJ HIDTA in conjunction with the Partnership for a Drug Free New Jersey and the Governor’s Council on Alcoholism & Drug Abuse are hosting their second art exhibition highlighting heroin andopioid abuse and addiction. The purpose of this exhibit is to shine a light on the scope of the issue through the use of creativity and artistic expression, and raise awareness of the personal and community tolls caused by heroin abuse and addiction in New Jersey.  New Jersey Governor Chris Christie will be the keynote speaker.