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Upcoming benefit concert aims to provide ‘arts for all’ to New Orleans kids

A local nonprofit is preparing to host a benefit concert to help fund scholarships for low-income families wishing to send their kids to summer camp.
In the world of finance, an “upturn” describes a rising stock that gains momentum along the way. And it’s generally something to celebrate. So what could that possibly have to do with an arts camp for kids?
For Upturn Arts fifth annual Appetite for Art, the group turned to appetizing eateries to create a unique menu for what was an inviting soiree for supporters of this year-round arts enrichment program for children.
Propeller, the social enterprise incubator, and Tulane University will host the annual PitchNOLA: Community Solutions event Thursday (Jan. 28), showcasing local entrepreneurs with ideas to help solve some of New Orleans' toughest challenges.