Badge of Heart Prom Sponsorship for Jordan High School Students NA18076rh

April 25, 2018

WHAT: News Conference

WHEN: Thursday, April 26, 2018 12 p.m.

WHERE: Jordan High School (Front of School) 2265 E. 103rd Street Los Angeles, CA 90002

WHO: LAPD Deputy Chief, Dennis H. Kato, Operations-West Bureau LAPD Deputy Chief, Phil Tingirides, Operations-South Bureau LAPD Commander, Blake Chow, Operations-West Bureau LAPD Captain, Alfred Pasos, Commanding Officer, Southeast Division LAPD Officer Ken Lew, CEO of Badge of Heart LAPD Officer Jessyca Avalos, Community Relations LAPD Officer Monique Cross, Community Relations

WHY: During this prom season Operation Badge of Heart will be sponsoring 60 students to prom making a remarkable memory they will never forget. Many students due to cost of prom do not attend this memorable event. Therefore, Badge of Heart would like to provide an opportunity for students to attend prom by donating 7,000 dollars to sponsor 60 students so they can attend this life event.

CONTACT: For more information, please contact Officer Monique Cross at 213-473-0277.