WHO: Mayor Michael A. Nutter
Peter Thum, Founder, Liberty United, Fonderie 47 and Ethos Water
Michael Whittington, Mural Arts Program
Zelda White, Philadelphia Anti-Drug/Anti-Violence Network
WHAT: Mayor Nutter will announce a new partnership between the City of Philadelphia and Liberty United. Proceeds from the sale of Liberty United jewelry and art go directly to programs working to reduce gun violence by helping young people avoid involvement in destructive behavior. Proceeds also assist in the collection and destruction of illegal guns.
WHERE: Martin Luther King Recreation Center, 1st Floor Classroom, 21st Street and Cecil B. Moore Avenue, classroom is directly off central courtyard
WHEN: Monday, July 1, 2013 1:00 PM TODAY