Free event in Jackson being held this weekend to address gun, gang violence
JACKSON, N.C. (WITN) - United Services Youth, Inc. is hosting an event to address gun violence this weekend. It is free, and anyone is welcome to attend.
Guns, Gangs & Young Lives Matter will focus on raising awareness of the war against violence on youth and families. Guest presenters include Sonynia Lenard, Sheriff-Elect Tyrone Ruffin, DJ 3Two1, Malcolm Harrell, and there will be a free performance by Free Derrick.
Other guests include Marcia Watford and Judge Brenda Branch.
The event will be on Saturday, July 30, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Cultural Wellness Center. The address is 9536 NC 305 in Jackson, NC. Free lunch will be provided as well.
Visitors will also have access to a school supply giveaway, in addition to gifts and prizes to win.
For more information, you can contact Marcia Watford at (252) 642-4262 or email@example.com.
United Services Youth, Inc. covers Bertie, Hertford, Northampton, and Halifax Counties.
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