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Heads Up For Our Youth hosts 2018 Back to School Rally event
Sunday, August 19, 2018
The Greensboro Coliseum Field House 1921 Westgate Blvd.
Greensboro, NC 27403
Time: 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Free Entertainment and Fun!
Heads Up for Our Youth a 501(c)(3) organization invites the Greensboro community members to participate in the 2018 Back To School Rally .All events are free for school age youth and their families. Participants can register a child online or give a generous donation at www.headsupforouryouth.com
The Back to School Rally event includes the following:
Cops and Barbers Celebrity Basketball Game – Hosted by The Legendary Joe PopeTGK Athletics Ultimate Skills and Drills Clinic
Youth Motivational Speaker-Kenny Harper
Flash Raffle (All prizes donated by corporate sponsors)
50/50 Raffle (50% to winner and 50% donated to Heads Up For Our Youth Organization)
All events are free for school age youth and their families. Thanks to the generosity of corporate sponsors including Walmart, Sprint, TGK Athletics, Land Rover, Heads Up Barber and Beauty, Greensboro Coliseum Complex, Staples, Fairway, UNCG and Greensboro Swarm. To join the growing list of supporters, visit us online at www.headsupforouryouth.comand donate or register a child.
“This is our fourth year hosting the Back to School Rally. Every year we reach our fundraising goals and increase participation” said Dwayne Shaw, senior Board Member. “ and with the help of Greensboro businesses and dedicated community members, we anticipate doubling our goals and our reach in the next 4 years”. Heads Up Barber and Beauty will be offering 100 free haircuts to eligible youth the following Sunday August 26, 2018. Just consider it a fresh cut for a fresh start to the school year. Contact www.headsupforouryouth.comfor additional information.
About Heads Up For Our Youth:
Based in Greensboro, NC., Heads Up For Our Youth provides knowledge, motivation and mentoring to underserved youth in the areas of financial literacy, career development, fitness and artistic expression.
For more information or to register or donate online please visit
Media Contact: Dwayne Shaw or Rick Morton