Saturday, July 29, 2023
Resource Fair – 11:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Youth Basketball Clinic – 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Celebrity Basketball Game – 1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Verbum Dei High School
1110 South Central Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90059
City of Los Angeles Mayor, Karen Bass
City of Los Angeles Council District 15, Councilmember Tim McOsker
State of California District 65 Assemblymember, Mike Gibson
Los Angeles City Attorney’s Office, Hydee Feldstein–Soto
LAPD Deputy Chief Emada Tingirides, Commanding Officer, Community Safety Partnership Bureau
Project Blue Executive Director, Marc Maye
This event will be a fantastic showcase for community–based partners and local stakeholders in the Watts Community. Spearheaded by Project Blue, a Community Violence Intervention Youth Programming Partner, in partnership with the Los Angeles City Attorney’s Office, Mayor Karen Bass’ Office, and Council District 15, the Fair seeks to recognize the outstanding work of local organizations and resources that enhance the Watts Community. The Fair will feature live music, entertainment, food, giveaways, and plenty of fun for all attendees. Following the Fair, an exciting basketball game awaits with surprise celebrity guests from the Los Angeles Lakers and the entertainment industry, local community heroes, Verbum Dei and St. Mary students.
For information please contact LAPD Captain Ryan Whiteman, Community Safety Partnership Bureau at (213) 605-4144 or email, firstname.lastname@example.org.