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8/23/2005

 
Celebrity Softball Game Aims to Raise Money and Awareness for the LA's Foster and At-risk Youth

Aug.22, 2005
LOS ANGELES, Calif., Two celebrity teams will face off at The University of Southern California Dedeaux Field
on Saturday, Aug. 27, 2005, in an effort to raise money and awareness for a program benefiting the South Bays
foster and at-risk youth.

The Los Angeles Children Youth and Family Collaborative (CYFC) and KDAY 93.5 FM are pleased to announce
their 1st Annual Celebrity Softball Game; a joint effort to benefit CYFCs foster and at-risk youth outreach
programs in Compton and Los Angeles, Calif.

A host of celebrities and local political figures have signed on to show their support for the event. Los Angeles
Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa will be on hand to address the crowd and throw the first pitch. Powerhouse R&B
vocalist Chaka Khan will sing the national anthem. Other celebrities confirmed for the event include: Warren G, MC
Lyte, 2nd II None, Chris Spencer, KDAY 93.5 radio personalities and more.

The softball game is scheduled to take place from 1p.m. to 4 p.m. at USCs Dedeaux Field, located at 1021 Childs
Way, Los Angeles, CA, 90089. Spectators can cheer on their favorite team by purchasing tickets in advance from
the CYFC, or at select Warehouse Shoe Sale Stores. Presale tickets are available for $10 and $15 at the door.

All members of the media are invited to meet the celebrity players, the CYFC and KDAY 93.5 staff at the Meet and
Greet Pre-luncheon scheduled at 11:30 a.m. -12:30 p.m. For more information about the game or luncheon, please
contact Cecily Wiggins, via phone at (213) 220-0013, or by email at cecily@avidexposure.com.

ABOUT THE CYFC.
The Children Youth and Family Collaborative, a non-profit organization, is a partnership of several organizations
working jointly to serve at risk youth and youth in foster care between the ages of 12 and 18. The organization was
developed to enhance services to young people who are preparing to emancipate from the foster care system. For
more information about CYFC, please visit their Web site at www.cyfcla.org

Cecily Wiggins, Media Contact
Cecily@avidexposure.com
213-220-0013

Avid Exposure LLC
6400 Kraft Ave, Suite 11
North Hollywood, CA 91606
Office: (818)251-6611
Fax: (818) 769-1300
www.avidexposure.com




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