*Inglewood, CA – Award winning actor, bestselling author and philanthropist, Hill Harper is partnering with AIM for Academic Growth, Excellence, Success [a 501(c) (3)], to bring to California an enriching experience for youth!
They are hosting AIM for It! “Empowering Our Families Through Education:” A seminar for 6th through 12th grade students and their parents. On January 21, 2012, Hill Harper is partnering with noteworthy California professionals (doctors, lawyers, scientists, engineers, politicians, educators, entertainers, corporate executives, clergy, university representatives, etc.) and other celebrities to encourage and motivate students and parents to develop and adhere to a strategic plan for SUCCESS.
The location for this life transforming event is The Living Room (400 West Florence Avenue, Inglewood, CA 90301). Tickets are available online at aimforit.org or by calling 323-291-1178.
Assisting Hill Harper in this endeavor are Adai Lamar, KJLH 102.3 FM Radio Personality; Kevin Ross, America’s Court with Judge Kevin Ross (KCAL 9); Charlie Jordan Brookins, Senior Vice President of Original Programming of BET Networks; Marjorie Williams, attorney (BET Networks Business and Legal Affairs); James DuBose, CEO DuBose Entertainment (Produces Reality TV shows on Bet, Showtime, etc.); Brian Wright, Director of Talent Acquisition, Fox Networks; Andrea Berry Director, Engineering and Operations, Fox Networks; Jerome E. Horton, Chairman of the California Board of Equalization; James Butts, Inglewood City Mayor; Jacqueline Seabrooks, Inglewood Police Chief; Assembly member Isadore Hall, 52nd District; Floyd W. Pitts, American Red Cross Senior Vice President & Chief Diversity Officer; Karen Maples, M.D. OB/GYN (Delivered Nadya Suleman’s octuplets); Niki Hurt, M.D. and GlobalMusic4Life, CEO(an LA based critical care doctor and anesthesiologist who uses music as a teaching tool to communicate messages that help individuals lead more healthful lives); Caroline Brown, First Vice President, Comerica Bank; Johnny Young, Ph.D., Inglewood Unified School District Board President, and Bishop of The Church of God Pentecostal, Incorporated; Brent F. Burton, Inglewood Fire Captain, and President of the African American Fire Fighter’s Museum; Troy Kennedy, attorney with Fitzpatrick, Cella, Harper & Scinto, a law firm solely focused on intellectual property matters (he is also an engineer); Dr. Munashe Furusa, Associate Dean of the College of Arts and Humanities at California State University Dominguez Hills, and the Executive Director of California African American Political and Economic Institute (CAAPEI); Larry Humphreys, M.A., Board Certified Behavioral Analyst (Director of Behavioral Autism Therapies); Ryan Taylor, Executive Director, Learning After-school Enrichment Program (LEAP).
Performances by the Deyampert Dance Academy and GlobalMusic4 Life, featuring Marcus Paulk (actor starring in George Lucas’ REDTAILS), Hazel E, and Lil J, with special guest Judy Kang (Lady Gaga’s violinist) singing their new song “JUST AIM FOR IT” (preview on You Tube – #JAFIT.mv4).