Talib Kweli & Platform One Help 'Working In The Schools'
May 6, 2009 at 2:10 PM (PT)
One of CHICAGO’s hottest fanfare events, "DARE 2 DREAM," kicked off its fourth benefit concert last on SATURDAY, MAY 2nd at the HOUSE OF BLUES with hip-hop icon TALIB KWELI performing two back-to-back packed shows to benefit WORKING IN THE SCHOOLS (WITS), a non-profit organization that promotes literacy and the love of reading among CHICAGO’s youth by providing one-on-one tutoring and mentoring programs.
"I’m extremely proud and honored to have partnered with the incredible TALIB KWELI to help foster major awareness and raise important funding for WORKING IN THE SCHOOLS all while continuing our pursuit to harness the power of music and entertainment to benefit important causes," stated PLATFORM ONE ENTERTAINMENT Pres. JEFF SODIKOFF.