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YEP Fest 2019 featuring Pedal for YEP Photo
YEP Fest 2019 featuring Pedal for YEP Photo
YEP Fest 2019 featuring Pedal for YEP Photo
YEP Fest 2019 featuring Pedal for YEP Photo
YEP Fest 2019 featuring Pedal for YEP Photo
YEP Fest 2019 featuring Pedal for YEP Photo
YEP Fest 2019 featuring Pedal for YEP Photo
YEP Fest 2019 featuring Pedal for YEP Photo
YEP Fest 2019 featuring Pedal for YEP Photo
YEP Fest 2019 featuring Pedal for YEP Photo
YEP Fest 2019 featuring Pedal for YEP Photo

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EVENT DATE: Mar 24, 2019

WHEN: Sunday, March 24, 2019 - 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

WHERE: 1600 block of Oretha Castle Haley Blvd. New Orleans, LA 70113

WHAT: The Youth Empowerment Project's (YEP's) 3rd Annual Fundraiser, YEP Fest presented by IBERIABANK & featuring Pedal for YEP, is an afternoon of fun, competitive pedicab races among sponsoring local businesses, as well as a festival for all New Orleanians to enjoy live music, entertainment, raffle giveaways, food trucks and drinks!

HOW IT WORKS: Our New Orleans community will come together for the races and generate support by sponsoring their favorite pedicab team online (www.yepfest.org). Awards and prizes will be presented throughout the day, and we welcome participation from all ages.

ENTERTAINMENT: The Hot 8 Brass Band, Bo Dollis Jr and the Wild Magnolias, Carmouche Performing Arts Academy, Camel Toe Lady Steppers, the YEP Drumline + Dance Team and more surprise guests!

BENEFITING YEP: Join us for the fun and support YEP’s work for our city’s most vulnerable children and young adults on Oretha Castle Haley Boulevard. YEP is a vital resource for our city and one with a proven record of success. The organization provides FREE educational, mentoring, employment readiness and enrichment programming to young people between the ages of 7-24. Visit YEP's website.

VOLUNTEERS:  We need volunteers to help execute the event and we invite all those who are interested.  Our volunteer sign up page is located here: http://signup.com/go/QqWRDQN

 

Team Organizer's Photo

Landis Contruction

Amount Raised:

$6,525

Team Organizer's Photo

Merrill Lynch

Amount Raised:

$3,900

Team Organizer's Photo

Palmisano

Amount Raised:

$3,150

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Strong City

Amount Raised:

$2,500

Team Organizer's Photo

Felicity Property Co

Amount Raised:

$1,600

Team Organizer's Photo

Stirling Properties

Amount Raised:

$1,425

Team Organizer's Photo

Link Stryjewski Foundation

Amount Raised:

$1,250

Team Organizer's Photo

IBERIABANK

Amount Raised:

$975

Team Organizer's Photo

40Under40 Cohort

Amount Raised:

$668

Team Organizer's Photo

WWL-TV

Amount Raised:

$275

Team Organizer's Photo

Second Line Stages

Amount Raised:

$260

Team Organizer's Photo

Lyft

Amount Raised:

$75

Team Organizer's Photo

The Advocate & Gambit

Amount Raised:

$75

Team Organizer's Photo

Cumulus Radio

Amount Raised:

$25