3rd Annual Rick Ross Charities Inc Be Out Day 8/4/10

Rick Ross Charities in association with The City of North Miami Office of the City Clerk Alix Desulme, The Children’s Trust and The Urban League of Greater Miami Present the 3rd Annual Rick Ross Be Out Day

Free Community Event
Wednesday, August 4, 2010 at the North Miami Athletic Stadium from 1pm – 5pm
3rd Annual Rick Ross Be Out Day
North Miami Athletic Stadium
2555 NE 151 Street, North Miami, FL
(Located on FIU North Campus)
Wednesday, August 4, 2010
1pm – 5pm

In keeping with his mission to have Rick Ross Charities serve as a catalyst to inspire and uplift today’s youth, Rick Ross is gearing up for the charity’s annual free community event, the 3rd Annual Rick Ross Be Out Day. On Wednesday, August 4, 2010 from 1pm – 5pm the City of North Miami Office of the City Clerk, The Children’s Trust and The Urban League of Greater Miami will present the annual back to school initiative with Rick Ross Charities at the North Miami Athletic Stadium located at 2555 NE 151 Street.

Rick Ross Be Out Day is a fun day with a purpose. To get the children motivated about going back to school, the students receive complimentary back packs, school supplies and education advocacy from their favorite recording artists and local leaders all while enjoying a fun day at the park. This year, Rick Ross will be joined by his Maybach Music Group Family, Waka Flocka Flame, South Florida Home Team favorites, WEDR 99 Jamz and several surprise guest appearances.

The “party where the community comes together for a day of food, fun and music from the Boss and his celebrity friends” like the Miami New Times describes Rick Ross’ Be Out Day has served over 3,500 children with school supplies and health screenings. City of North Miami City Clerk Alix Desulme adds, “We’re proud of celebrities like Rick Ross who understand we all have to do our part to assist in providing much needed resources to the children of our community”. Be Out Day is sponsored in party by The Children’s Trust, Chef Creole Restaurant, ExclusiveAccess.net, Chop Shop, Beautiful People Miami, Keeping It Real With Della, Lex Promotions and a host of others.

Rick Ross Charities, Inc. is a non-profit, 501(c) (3), founded in 2006. Rick Ross Charities, Inc. mission is to strengthen the lives of today’s at-risk youth from all backgrounds by providing solid resources through education advocacy, mentoring programs and financial resources to deserving students.

The City of North Miami Office of the City Clerk Alix Desulme
Honorable City Clerk Alix Desulme was born in Arcahaie, Haiti. Alix is the founder and immediate past chairperson of Young Minorities in Action (YMIA), as the City Clerk for the City of North Miami Alix founded NoMi Kids & Democracy, a program designed to teach students about citizenship, civic involvement, local government and our electoral process through experimentation. In a 2009 city-wide election, Alix was elected City Clerk for the City of North Miami. He is the first Black to serve in this capacity for the City of North Miami. Alix holds the distinction of being the youngest and the first Haitian-American elected City Clerk in the United States of America.

The Children’s Trust is a dedicated source of funding created by voter referendum in 2002 to improve the lives of children and families in Miami-Dade County by making strategic investments in their future – because all children are our children. The Trust focuses its investments in the areas of health, development and safety and to increasing parental and community responsibility in children.

The Urban League of Greater Miami, Inc. is a non-profit community service agency that provides services in our community in employment, childcare, senior citizen services, housing, economic development, training, community service, political advocacy and education.