Monday, September 03, 2007

Press Release for Tim Roberts & BRICK Program Benefit


Radio One, Third Federal, Ticknors Mens Clothier, Jay Honda, Urban Flix, and 100 Proof Magazine, presents Cool, Smooth & Jazzy, Part XI, a celebrity benefit hair and fashion show, Saturday, September 8, 2007 at The New Mirage on the Water, 2510 Elm Street, (West Bank of the Flats), Cleveland, Ohio. Live entertainment starts at 6:30 pm with light hor devours being served.

The 11th annual celebrity benefit Hair & Fashion Show will feature hair fashions by Kayla?s Vision of Drama. Clothes fashions will be provided by: Ticknors Mens Clothier, Fashions by Fowler, Rave Fashions, AYV Clothing Company from Detroit, Michigan, and local designers: DruWho?, Roz Bishop, Kymnesty, Christ Couture, Designs By Attalah, and current BRICK student designers Kandy Koated. Today?s hottest fashions will be modeled by local celebrities: Harry Boomer ? 19 Action News; Brian McIntyre ? Ohio News Network; Grace Roberts ? Praise 1300AM; Kris Blu ? WERE 1490AM; Chanel Brooks ? Z107.9 FM; Cedric Toney ? Former Cleveland Cavalier; Leon Bibb, Carolina Leid, Kimberly Gill ? News Channel 5; Todd Meany, Dray Clark ? Fox 8 News; Yvonne Pointer ? Community Activist; Senator Shirley Smith; Anthony Brown ? Another Look; Daron Cherry ? Former Kansas City Chief; Mark Lyon ? Jay Honda and Erik Sales ? Former BRICK Student and CEO of 100 Proof Magazine. Live entertainment prior to the show provided by: Hot 16, Tache? Huston, Basheer Jones, Clark Kent, Joe Merc, Erika Kayne and Comedian Terrill Huey. Please come and join our Host Kim Johnson from WZAK 93.1FM.

Partial Proceeds from the benefit will support BRICK (BROTHERHOOD, RESPECT, INTELLIGENCE, CONDUCT, AND KNOWLEDGE) YOUTH MENTORING PROGRAM. BRICK founded in 1996 by Tim Roberts, mentors young men in the Cleveland Public Schools ages 9 through 21 by offering program alternative opportunities in avoiding illegal activities, drug abuse, gangs and teen pregnancy. Members meet weekly and participate in weekly community service projects along with a variety of workshops, conferences and public events. Just recently one of BRICK?s former students, Quarterback Troy Smith from The Ohio State University Football Team, won the Heisman Trophy. Feel free to visit their website at

Donations for the event: $25.00 in advance and $30.00 day of event. Doors open at 6:00 pm. Tickets go on sale Monday, August 13, 2007 and can be purchased at Fashions By Fowler, 3090 Mayfield Road, Cleveland Heights, and Ticknors Mens Clothier in Beachwood Mall. For more information or tickets contact Tony Owens at (440) 725-6286, Tonda Gant at (216) 857-0600, or visit their website at

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