FOR IMMIDIATE RELEASE:
June 30, 2009
FAMILIES FOR FAMILIES BRING’S THE COMMUNITY TOGETHER FOR A DAY OF FUN AND CELEBRATION!
LOS ANGELES, CA – Families for Families, a non-profit organization benefiting underprivileged families in Southern California, brings the community together for a day of fun and laughter at their 1st Annual 4th of July Blues Festival. The family friendly day will be filled with live performances, delicious food, and plenty of activities for the kids. The events will be held on the outside grounds of Deja Blue Jazz, and Blues Lounge, 1809 West 88th Street (Near Western & Manchester), from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
An outdoor stage will serve as the platform for wonderful Blues Bands performing throughout the day, with Emcee Tony Stone keeping the party going between sets. The day will hold something special for everyone in the family:
Kids Zone – Petting Zoo, Pony Rides, and Face Painting
Blues Stage – Adjacent to the Miller/Coors Beer Garden
Vendor Stations – Local Retailers, Custom Arts & Crafts, and great food
Families For Families, 501 (c)(3) was established in 1988 and serves as an advocate for families. Its mission and challenge is to focus on targeting a demographic group in our communities that if reached can largely reduce youth gang activity/involvement, domestic violence, academic failure, and improve poverty levels.
Free admission is made possible by donations from the following sponsors, Miller/Coors, Metal Mulisha “Xtreme” Energy Drinks, and Mixin Vixen’s Beverage Catering.
Sponsorship opportunities are still available. For more information contact: Marsha Tekeste, 323-778-0922.
For media inquiries, please contact:
Amy Malone, GIC Public Relations