Actress Meagan Good to Host Red Carpet "Solution for Our Youth Launch" To Benefit Youth Development Program, Bridge DA Gap In Atlanta on Tuesday, October 9th, 2012. Bridge DA (Developing Academics) Gap is a not-for-profit youth development movement founded by Grammy-nominated producer and former head of production at Grand Hustle Records, Kevin “Khao” Cates. Its’ curriculum focuses on providing youth with the tools to address today’s social problems by incorporating hip-hop and key life lessons.
Actress and Bridge DA Gap board member, Meagan Good will preside as the mistress of ceremonies for the event which will include dinner, an awards ceremony and a silent auction featuring exclusive memorabilia from the Rolling Stones, Kobe Bryant, U2 and Mike Tyson. BDG will also highlight and honor individuals who embody the spirit of the program through their work. Guests will enjoy live entertainment throughout the evening including special performances by Arrested Development and singer Lela Brown.
· Amanda Davis, FOX 5 Atlanta Anchor
· Curly M. Dossman, Jr., President, Georgia-Pacific Foundation · Dr. Eddie Morris, Fulton County Schools
· Kasim Reed, Mayor of Atlanta
· Dr. Charles Steele, Jr., Former President, Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Cates is undoubtedly changing the lives of youth in metro Atlanta through Bridge DA Gap and he’s happy to share his story with Cascade Patch’s readers. See the attached video and get involved. To learn more about Bridge DA Gap, please visit http://www.bridgedagap.com/.