An Alliance of Celebrities, Current and Retired Athletes, and
Organizations are Working To Address Harlem Youth's Health Issues
Harlem and New York's elite sports community prepare for the Inaugural
Reception and Fundraiser for Youth On The Move In The Community, Inc.
Show your support alongside celebrated athletes Walt Frazier and Carl
Banks at the Youth On The Move 1st annual fundraiser, coming to Harlem,
New York on Tuesday, September 25, 2012. Activities will include a
reception and silent auction.
New York, NY, US, September 11, 2012 -- Harlem and New York's elite
sports community prepare for the Inaugural Reception and Fundraiser for
Youth On The Move In The Community, Inc. Show your support alongside
celebrated athletes Walt Frazier and Carl Banks at the Youth On The Move
1st annual fundraiser, coming to Harlem, New York on Tuesday, September
25, 2012. Activities will include a reception and silent auction. We need
an "assist" from you to improve health and activity outcomes in the
community through research, advocacy, outreach and fundraising programs.
The Youth On The Move Reception and Fundraiser invites the entire Harlem
community to get out, get moving, and give back in an atmosphere of
health and wellness for kids ages 6 to 18. Since the program's inception,
the need in the community for YOTM has grown, and organizers continue to
work to provide a safe playing environment, promote health and wellness
through organized sports and healthy living, promote cultural exchange,
and provide a safe haven against drug and gang violence.
The organization's Board consists of a stellar roster committed to the
members and goals:
Carl Banks: Former NFL All-Star;
Walt Frazier: Former New York Knick;
William Hunter: NBA Players Association Executive Director;
Gary Lampley: Visiting Lecturer, Howard University;
Adrienne McWilliams: VP Ad Sales Reach Media Inc., Tom Joyner Morning
Morris McWilliams: President, Related Media Inc., Head Coach, Harlem
League Mid-Atlantic Champions, 2002 Little League World Series;
Javon Phillips: Excel Sports Management
Nan Puryear: VP, Sylvia and Herbert Woods Scholarship Fund
When: Tuesday, September 25th, 2012, at 6:30 pm. Where: 5 Diamond
Restaurant, 2072 Fredrick Douglas Boulevard in Harlem, New York City.
How: To make a donation or to purchase an individual ticket ($225),
please visit http://youthonthemovereceptionandfundraiser.eventbrite.com/
or make all checks payable to Youth On The Move In The Community Inc. and
mail to: Gillard Jones Agency, Attn: YOTM, 244 5th Avenue, Room G290, NY,
NY 10001. For more information, please contact Gillard Jones Agency at
About Youth On The Move In The Community Inc.
Youth On The Move In The Community, Inc. was founded in 1991 with a small
grant from the New York State Department of Youth, was designed to offer
young people opportunities to engage in physical activity through
organized sports, with the goal of creating a winning spirit through
increased self-confidence and team-building.
About The Munford Group:
The Munford Group Planning Studio is a boutique communications planning
entity that developed and executes communications, marketing and public
relations strategies for business across industries, including
entertainment, fashion, government, and non-profit.
Lee Miller Munford
The Munford Group
Gillard Jones Agency
Attn: YOTM, 244 5th Avenue
Room G290, NY, 10001
202 812 4454