This year’s event will honor four individuals who have personally touched the lives of at-risk youth – Tyler Perry, Janie Bradford, Dr. Jerome R. Porath and Laura Hunter, J.D. Held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel, the event’s activities will flow as follows:
5:00pm – Red Carpet
6:30pm – 7:30pm – Silent Auction and Cocktail Reception
7:30pm – 12:00am – Gala Program and Entertainment
The evening’s entertainment includes legendary singer and songwriter Brenda Russell, Grammy Award winner Thelma Houston, the amazing Fernando Harkless, and the Adam “Aejay’e” Jackson Full Spectrum Band. Tickets for this wonderful event are $295.00 and can be purchased at www.foratriskyouth.org with all proceeds benefiting CARRY.
CARRY, The Coalition for At-Risk Youth, is a non-profit organization dedicated to changing the lives of foster children and at-risk youth suffering from skin disorders and physical illnesses. Founded by dermatologist Dr. Pearl Grimes, CARRY’s team of motivated leaders in the Los Angeles area includes medical professionals, corporate leaders, attorneys, educators, social service advocates and members of the entertainment community. CARRY provides a wide range of services, including pro-bono dermatological and medical treatment, self empowerment, and social skills programs for at-risk and foster youth in the greater Los Angeles area.