Press release: First Annual Community Peace Festival Saturday in the Cobbs Creek section of Philadelphia

For Immediate Release
Contact: Tasha Jamerson
Director of Communications
W: 215-686-8711
C: 215-680-7383

First Annual Community Peace Festival

Philadelphia: District Attorney Seth Williams will be participating in the First Annual Community Peace Festival on Saturday, August 25, 2012.  The festival begins 10am at 715 Cobbs Creek Parkway, and is an opportunity for residents to come together and unite against violence as a community. 

The festival will begin with a tribute to the District Attorney’s late father Rufus Williams.  Mr.  Williams is remembered by his Cobbs Creek neighbors for his devotion to the community.  He was a long-time educator, youth mentor, and community leader. The playground at the Parkway will be renamed and dedicated to Mr. Rufus Williams.  The entire festival will run from 10am until 3pm.