Today: Philly Stand Up will present the PHILLY STAND UP “BE THE CHANGE” YOUTH WALK taking place at Love Park 15th and JFK to Broad and Eire Avenue on Saturday August 25th, beginning at 11am.
Featuring guest speakers and performances from the “Dollar Boyz”, New Money Entertainment, Cool Kids Jr, Beats Rhymes & Life Multi-Media Peer mentoring group, The Hip Hop Party for the People and more!
Philly Stand Up! is proud to bring the first installment of PHILLY STAND UP “BE THE CHANGE” YOUTH WALK to the north side of Philadelphia’s famed main vain, Broad Street! PHILLY STAND UP “BE THE CHANGE” YOUTH WALK is a commitment of each participant to “BE THE CHANGE” that we all want to see throughout Philadelphia’s communities.
The objectives of this walk are to:
1.Encourage the youth led-movement for positivity, self-awareness and social change
2.Raise resources for area organizations which serve the youth in areas of mentoring, education and wellness
3.Discourage violence, hopelessness and despair among the youth and general public with a optimistic message
4.Highlight the positive contribution of the city’s youth led-organizations