Meet Our Board: Exclusive Interview with Cherry Oakley

Interview Transcription Cherry: Oh, I’m a Trenton homeowner and raised two girls in the city. I lived, work, worshiped and played here in the city of Trenton since 1991 currently the president of the board of 120 state and a huge champion and advocate for this project. Q1: What led you to and why did […]

120 East State Names Logo Contest Winners 

Three Local Artists Win – A Great Day for Trenton-Area Artists, A Fourth Artist Wins Rachel P. Herr Community Engagement Award, Huge Outpouring of Community Support TRENTON, NJ June 24, 2024 – 120 East State announced the winners of its community-based logo contest award winners Saturday and presented cash awards to the winners at the […]

Time to Vote in 120 East State Logo Contest

Community has Chance to Help Pick From 31 Artists’ Submissions Displayed in Steeple Center Virtual Art Gallery Virtual Voting to Close on June 9 TRENTON, NJ June 5, 2024 – Following an enthusiastic response to its call for local artists, 120 East State, the non-profit transforming the historic First Presbyterian Church of Trenton (FPCT) into […]

120 East State Logo Contest Deadline Extended to June 2

“We want as many Trentonians to participate as possible”   TRENTON, NJ May 2, 2024 – 120 East State, the non-profit transforming the historic First Presbyterian Church of Trenton (FPCT) into The Steeple Center arts and cultural community complex in downtown Trenton, announced Thursday that it has extended the deadline for artists of all ages […]

120 East State Announces Community Logo Contest

Historic columns located in Steeple Center (120 East State) in Trenton, NJ

Non-Profit Transforming Historic First Presbyterian Church into Community Arts and Cultural Center Debuts New Website And Offers Local Artists Chance to Display Work in Steeple Center Virtual Art Gallery with Cash Prizes for Winners

120 East State Announces Major Milestone

New Jersey Historic Trust Awards $3 Million to Non-Profit 120 East State to Convert 200-Year-old Trenton Presbyterian Church into Community-based Performing Arts and Economic Development Complex

Community Kickoff Begins!

Community Collaboration Zoom: Tonight – Thurs., June 23 at 7:00pm Join the conversation here: All welcome – please share with your network! We’re 120 East State, and we’re seeking to preserve, steward and operate historic First Presbyterian Church for community benefit. Please join us in sharing your vision for what these spaces in the […]