LOS ANGELES, CA ï¿½ (June 16, 2004) ï¿½The 1st Annual D.a.jï¿½ Celebrity Basketball Game benefiting the Bryon Russell Foundation (LA Lakers) with a portion of proceeds going to Snoopï¿½s Save a Life Foundation is set for this Saturday, June 19, 2004 at Cal State Long Beach from 11:00AM to 4:00PM.
Over the years D.a.jï¿½ Communications, Echoing Soundz and Queens Entertainment Group Inc. have positively impacted thousands of children from under served areas in Southern California and nationwide. This fun-filled event for the entire family will feature: a meet and greet with local and world renowned celebrities, a fast-paced basketball game, half-time contests and performances, and a post game reception to culminate the event. There will be over 300 kids from various local organizations that will be our special complimentary guests at this yearï¿½s celebrity game!
Confirmed players include Bryon Russell of Los Angeles Lakers, Chico Benymon of the UPNï¿½s Half and Half, Big P-Wee & Lance ï¿½Cat Doggï¿½ of 100.3 ï¿½The Beat,ï¿½ comedian Arnez J, Lamman Rucker from ï¿½As The World Turns,ï¿½ Wesley Jonathan, comedian Aries Spears from ï¿½MAD TVï¿½ and J'Son & D-Smoove of J Records group 3rd Storee II.
WHO: The event was put together in conjunction with D.a.jï¿½ Communications, Xtreme Entertainment Inc, Echoing Soundz and Queens Entertainment Group Inc and is sponsored by Legends Sports Bar, And 1, Warehouse Shoe Sale and Capitol Records.
WHAT: 1ST ANNUAL D.a.jï¿½ CELEBRITY BASKETBALL GAME
WHEN: Saturday June 19, 2004
WHERE: Cal State Long Beach
1250 Bellflower Blvd.
Long Beach, CA90804
COST: $10 general admission / $8 with Long Beach Unified School District ID
FOR MORE INFORMATION: (661) 285-6890