Unity in the Community Peace week will kick off on Monday, July 31st, 2017 at Universal Audenreid High School with our annual “Ball 4 Peace” basketball game with two former college stars Temple University’s own Ramone Moore and Syracuse University owns Rick Jackson. We will do this event in memory of Angelo “Lo” Colon, who was murdered in South Philadelphia last September. At halftime, we will have speakers speak about the importance of promoting on violence and putting the guns down. The event will take place from 6:00 PM to 8:00 pm. Power 99 FM is our radio partner for this event.
Tuesday, August 1, 2017:
Unity in the Community will partner with AmeriHealth & Radio One Philadelphia to host our annual “Senior Block Party“. There will be line dancing, free food, games, live DJ and much more. The event will be hosted by Lady B. This event will be hosted from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM. The event will take place at 2500 Jackson Street.
Unity in the Community will partner with Kicks USA & Radio One Philadelphia to host our first ever “Build Your Brand” event that will feature Quincy Harris from Fox 29 , Milano Di Rouge who is the owner of Milano Clothing , Jermaine Dolly who is a gospel artist , Barbra Devan ( Owner of Tasties Restaurant) , and Allgermong Allen (Real Estate Agent) .The event will be hosted by Paris Nicole from Boom 103.9 FM. It will take place from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Kicks USA which is located at 2200 Oregon Avenue.
Wednesday, August 2, 2017
Unity in the Community will partner with Ride Indigo to host our annual “Operation College Help” initiative at 5:30 PM at 22nd & Point Breeze Avenue. We will be surprising two less fortunate students at their home with a book scholarship for $500.00. In addition to that Patty Jackson from WDAS and Mayor Kenney will be joining us to surprise the students that are from South Philadelphia. The purpose of this event is to invest in the education of our young people.This event will be in memory of Tyrese Johnson a young man that was murdered here in South Philadelphia.
Thursday, August 3, 2017
Friday, August 4, 2017
Saturday, August 5th, 2017
Unity in the Community will team up with Boom 103.9 to host their 10th Annual “Block Party” on 20th & Snyder Avenue. The event will include live DJ’s, performances, award ceremony, moon bouncers, free food and much more.
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