The fundraiser for the African American Heritage Preservation Program of the Preservation Resource Center's honors New Orleans jazz musicians and the institutions that support them. The event also features live music by the George French Band, food from local restaurants and an open bar. Call 581-7032 or visit www.prcno.org for details. Tickets $75 general admission, $150 patron party. Patron party 7 p.m. to 8 p.m., gala 8 p.m. to 11 p.m.