Love & Respect Youth Foundation and Congress of Racial Equality of California along with Councilman Herb Wesson Jr. are sponsoring the 2006 Youth Encouragement Day. The event will take place in downtown Los Angeles at the L.A. Convention Center (Pico & Figueroa) on September 9th from 10 am to 4 pm. This event is for all youths in Southern California.
The event is to help empower youth by giving them positive attitudes, preparing them for adulthood and helping them to achieve their dreams. The event is free and there will be backpack give-aways.
Other sponsors include; L.A. County Human Resources Director Michael Henry and L.A. County Board of Supervisors.
For more information please contact Debra Bell-Holt at 323-293-1739 Mon-Fri 9am to 5pm.