Oakland Raiders Tight End TONY STEWART Encourages Youth with Hope

* Influencing youth to purpose, motivating and empowering this generation to maximize purpose *
June 12, 2009 - PRLog -- SAN JOSE, CA- Hopelessness and suicidal crisis are increasing among youth in California. Stories of student walking in front of moving trains have been covered almost daily in the news.  But with every crisis, comes opportunity to provide hope. That’s where Oakland Raiders Tony Stewart and Chaplain Adam T. Ybarra come in—They’ve collaborated with River of Life Church of Patterson - Friday Night Lights -  an evening geared to provide summer fun and events to engage and encourage the community specifically youth.

Friday Night Lights Special guest include Oakland Raiders Tony Stewart, Chaplain for the Oakland Raiders Dr. Adam T. Ybarra, Latin Kings of Comedy Dennis Gaxiola and Hip–Pop Rapper Brother IG.  

When:     June 12th, 2009

What:      Friday Night Lights

Where:    North Park
               S 2nd Street & W Las Palmas
               Patterson, CA  95363

Time:       7:30pm

Why:        Vital Statistics of Youth during summer

•   74% young people are trying to figure out their purpose in life
•   13% of  students had attempted suicide one or more times
•   28% students feel hopeless
•   23% of students have been offered, sold or given illegal drugs.

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