I WILL GRADUATE BACK TO SCHOOL GIVEAWAY
Our 1st Annual Entertainers 4 Education Alliance, Inc. / I WILL GRADUATE Yard Party Back to School Giveaway was an exciting day families of the Brooklyn community. We distributed over 500 backpacks filled with school supplies, books, toiletries, healthy snacks, and more to children. The day was capped off with special performances by Soul Tigers Marching Band, Comedian Ray DeJon, singers, dancers and students pledging, I WILL GRADUATE.
This event was sponsored in part by The Brooklyn Delegation, Council Woman Inez Baron, Laurie Cumbo and Councilman Jumaane Williams.
A special thank you to our partners for their continued support of our youth and community Rodney Shannon - State Farm Insurance, Black Spectrum Theatre, Sprint, Bloodline Dance Theater, Lifeway Food, TD Bank, FDNY Head Quarters, CUMBE: Center for African and Dispora Dance, Planned Parenthood, The Brooklyn Hospital Center, New York Life, CAMBA I CARE, CAMBA - BREVOORT CORNERSTONE and U.S. Army.
(E4EA) headquartered in New York City, is a 501(c)(3) charity organization that utilizes the power of celebrities, musicians, sports figures, high profile individuals and entertainment to promote positive messages to young people about the importance of education, personal advancement and social commitment. I WILL GRADUATE Youth Development Program is dedicated to serving and empowering students, families and the community by communicating the importance of educational excellence. We accomplish our goals through youth development programs, arts-in-education, college and career guidance, mentoring, parent engagement, school and community workshops, exciting events and the use of multi-media platforms. We enlist the talents, resources of the music and entertainment industry along with prominent high profile individuals to stress the importance and coolness of being educated -
"Smart is the New Cool."