WVON To Host Forum on Violence in Chicago

WVON To Host Forum on Violence in Chicago
Hadiya and Emmitt, We Will Remember You Always.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 8, 2013

Contact:   Daveda Flute
(773) 824-1177
(773) 247-6200 ext. 420                                                             

WVON TO HOST FORUM ON VIOLENCE PLAGUING CHICAGO

----[Chicago, Illinois] WVON 1690AM, Chicago’s only Urban Talk station, is hosting a forum designed to examine solutions to the ongoing violence that is plaguing the city of Chicago.  This informative discussion will include Nathaniel Pendleton, father of Hadiya Pendleton; Tio Hardiman, Director for Cure Violence Illinois; The Rev. Dr. Michael Pfleger, Senior Pastor of The Faith Community of Saint Sabina; Richard Wooten, member of the Chicago Police Department; Che’ Rhymefest Smith, recording artist, writer and community activist; Harold "Noonie G" Ward, former high ranking Gangster Disciple gang leader and members of the Guardian Angels. Chicago’s Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy has also been invited.

WHAT:    The invite-only forum is being hosted by WVON’s talk show host Kendall Moore and will accommodate 100 selected audience members.  The forum will air live on WVON.
WHEN:    Monday February 11, 2013 at 6:00pm-8pm./CST

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