This weekend Steve Harvey, newly-nominated People’s Choice Awards nominee (for “Favorite New Talk Show Host”), TV host of the hit daytime talk show Steve Harvey, and top-rated radio host and author – hosted a packed weekend of service and mentoring impacting Chicago teens and families.
Held at Chicago State University, the Steve Harvey Mentoring Weekend for Young Men served 100 Chicago-area teens between 13 & 18 who are without fathers providing an interactive and dynamic mentoring experience. A diverse group of guests, educators and leaders including : Urban Prep’s Tim King, former NFL pro and entrepreneur Napoleon Harris, prosecutor Kathleen Bankhead, Reverend Corey Brooks, motivational speaker Eric Thomas, veteran journalist Clarence Waldron, the US Army, Gates Millennium Scholars Program, and more, all participated in providing separate workshops and activities.
Thanksgiving kicked off early with Steve and Marjorie Harvey’s Big Turkey Give, a giveaway of 1,000 turkeys to selected groups and community-based organizations in Chicago. V103's Ramonski Love and Joe Soto took time out to be apart of such an inspirational weekend. For more about Steve Harvey inspiring the youth visit http://steveharveymentoring.com/mentoring/
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