Long Island Now

The latest community buzz and updates. | Sign up for community newsletters.

Roosevelt event to focus on youth empowerment

STW Advocacy for at Risk Youth, Inc. will present a free event Friday at 7:30 p.m. at the Roosevelt Youth Center (55 Mansfield Ave.) titled “I’ve Got a Song, I’ve Got Something to Say.”

The event will feature singer Rajean Perry, speaker Anthony J. Murray and others.

STW Advocacy For At Risk Youth, Inc., which runs a Pull Up Your Pants campaign, is partnering with the Rev. Arthur L. Mackey, Jr., owner of the I Support Roosevelt Center Youth, to continue to raise consciousness and pride among Long Island’s, organizers said.


MORE: newsday.com/towns | Sign up for community newsletters
TWITTER: @AishaAlMuslim | @NewsdayTowns


The group’s mission is to empower youth by providing scholarships to college and trade school students, holding dialogue sessions on topics that concern young people, and introducing youth and adults to career opportunities.

For more information, call Sueveria J. Vann at 516-564-0455 or 516-713-6883.

advertisement | advertise on newsday

Vote

Is there too much or too little nightlife near where you live?

Too much Too little

Your town

Get the latest news and information about your community, all in one place.

What's this? Send us your feedback

Sign up for community newsletters

Choose a community

advertisement | advertise on newsday