On Tuesday June 30, D.I.P. Foundation
& Shofar Magazine hosted its inaugural Youth Empowerment and Crime
Prevention Fundraiser at the Holiday Hill Baptist Church. Community members gathered to hear powerful
messages from P.K. Mickens – (D.I.P.) Executive Director; Steven Bradley of the
National Coalition against Domestic Violence; and Florida’s District State
Attorney Angela B. Corey. WJXT Channel 4
News was onsite awaiting her arrival, Corey interviewed with the news station
Shofar Magazine& D.I.P. Foundation is investing in the Jacksonville youth personal growththrough an Empowerment Summit & Crime Prevention Fundraiser. The event will be held at Holiday Hill Baptist Church 730 Mandalay Rd., Jacksonville, Florida 32216,
June 30th at 7 PM.
As you know the high rates of crime and violence in Duval county are undermining growth, threatening human welfare, and impeding social development. Indeed, it is unambiguous that crime and violence are a development issue having direct affects on human welfare in short term and economic growth and social development long term.
Stellar Gospel Music Awards featured dynamic performances by Erica Campbell,
Shirley Caesar, Donald Lawrence, Hezekiah Walker, Lexi, Tasha Cobbs, Anthony
Brown & Group Therapy, Ricky Dilliard, & Vashawn Mitchell, Jekalyn
Carr, Jonathan Nelson. The show was hosted by “The View’s” Sherri Shepherd and “Dish
Nation’s” breakout star Rickey Smiley- held on January 18, 2014 at the Nashville
Municipal Auditorium and aired live on UP TV, America’s favorite network for
Fashionistas and philanthropists, mark your calendars! Shofar Media & Publishing Corpwill host a charity fashion gala called
Heels & Hearts.”
If you like fashion, charitable causes and mind-bending creativity, you won’t want to miss this one.
This exclusive charity fashion gala will take place March 23rd, lifestyle vendors, and organizers of the event plan to raise a significant amount of funds for the (D.I.P.) Foundation Inc.