The Lorenzo Jackson Foundation’s Second Annual Speed Dating Charity Event Raises Funds for HIV/AIDS Youth in New York City
The Lorenzo Jackson Foundation, a 501(c) 3 nonprofit community organization, will host its second annual charitable speed-dating event at Boucarou Lounge, located at 64 East 1stst Ave.) on Thursday, February 12th, 2009 from 7pm – 10pm.
Hosted by Hot 97 FM and Fuse Network on-air personality Dee Vazquez, with a special musical performance by Latin Pop and R&B sensation Tha Heights, the Lorenzo Jackson Foundation will bring awareness and raise funds for students and young adults living with HIV/AIDS who wish to pursue a higher education.
A stylish, yet refined singles event, the second annual speed dating charity event is attended by over 250 professional singles and personalities between the ages of 22-54 in corporate, business, entertainment and creative fields and draws a significant amount of media attention. Previous sponsors included Grand Marnier, Luxe Essentials, and Cote d’or. This year’s supporting sponsors include Dr. Miracles, Azad Watches, Ambi, Sonu Water, Redd Entertainment, and Alex: The Magazine.
“I’m looking forward to this event with great anticipation,” says Alexander Everett, Founder and Executive Director of The Lorenzo Jackson Foundation, “This is the perfect opportunity to show our love and support for our youth and young adults in need, and at the same time find our own luck in love.”
Location: 64 East 1st New York, NY, United States-10003
Dates: Thu, Feb 12, 2009 at 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm EST
Organizers: Antavenues, Alex The Magazine, Dee Vasquez-Hot 97
Entry fee to the fundraiser is $20.00, with all proceeds benefiting the Lorenzo Jackson Foundation mission to inspire, support and provide scholarships for students and young adults living with HIV/AIDS.
For more information about the Lorenzo Jackson Foundation, and this event or to make a donation, please visit:Â www.lorenzojacksonfoundation.org, www.alexthemagazine.com and www.antaparties.com.
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