Power 99 Announces Peace On The Street Jam Event
July 20, 2012 at 1:16 PM (PT)
CLEAR CHANNEL Urban WUSL (POWER 99)/PHILADELPHIA announced that PEACE ON THE STREET JAM, a series of three events that provides communities with resources to prevent violence and increase peace, will hold its second event on THURSDAY (7/26). The event will take place in at ROBERT JOHNSON PARK in CAMDEN, NJ and will feature a performance by Grammy-nominated recording artist BEI MAEJOR with a special appearance by LUPE FIASCO.
POWER 99 has teamed up with CAMDEN CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION, CAMDEN’s SCHOOL BASED YOUTH SERVICES PROGRAM, CAMDEN CITY’S OFFICE OF THE MAYOR and CAMDEN Community Outreach Specialist STAN WHITE to promote peaceful interaction within local communities to help stop violence. POWER 99 and PHILADELPHIA FUTURES, an organization dedicated to providing life-changing programs and resources to PHILADELPHIA’s economically disadvantaged, college-bound students, will award their second $1,000 scholarship to a deserving, high-potential scholar.
In a press release, CLEAR CHANNEL MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT PHILADELPHIA Dir./News and Community Affairs LORAINE BALLARD MORRILL commented, "We're proud to partner with amazing organizations and dedicated community activists for our PEACE ON THE STREET JAM and to help make our local neighborhoods safer. POWER 99 is dedicated to forging dynamic partnerships that create a positive impact on the communities it serves."