Hip-Hop Heavyweight Fat Joe Helps Local Youth Renovate Latin American Montessori Bilingual...

Hip-Hop Heavyweight Fat Joe Helps Local Youth Renovate Latin American Montessori Bilingual School on Saturday, Aug. 6

Boost Mobile RockCorps volunteers support Latin American Youth Center and earn tickets to WPGC's Labor Day Mix Off


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ADVISORY for Saturday, August 6th

WHO:

Platinum-selling rap artist Fat Joe, Boost Mobile RockCorps — an “around the way revolution” that is empowering young adults with the motivation and resources necessary to create immediate, long-lasting improvements to communities in need.

WHAT:

Boost Mobile RockCorps is combining the power of music, community and volunteerism to breed a new generation of volunteers. In exchange for contributing four hours of community service work at Boost Mobile RockCorps projects, youth volunteers will receive tickets to popular music concerts in their area. Boost Mobile RockCorps is partnering with non-profit agencies to organize 50 charity projects this summer offering young people the opportunity to get involved in various volunteer organizations and projects throughout the nation.

The Boost Mobile RockCorps movement returns this weekend to Washington, D.C., after successful volunteer efforts in Los Angeles, Minneapolis, Arlington, Va., and Chicago. The weekend’s event supports the Latin American Youth Center. Local youth-oriented radio stations are helping recruit Boost Mobile RockCorps volunteers and are awarding community service spots to lucky listeners. Selected volunteers who complete their four hours of community service at the designated projects will receive tickets, at no charge, to WPGC’s Labor Day Mix Off on Sept. 5.

WHEN & WHERE:

Date: Sat, Aug. 6; 8AM-12PM

Charity: Latin American Youth Center

Location: 1401 Michigan Ave NE

Washington, DC 20017

Project: New Campus Renovation

Reward Concert: Labor Day Mix Off – 9/05/05

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CONTACT:

Miles Ahead Entertainment

Tracy Anderson, 917-328-1444

Hip-Hop Heavyweight Fat Joe Helps Local Youth Renovate Latin American Montessori Bilingual School on Saturday, Aug. 6