FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Cassandra Lafser, 407.246.2182
Heather Fagan, 407.246.3423
Orlando Fire Fighters and Police Officers Volunteer at MAN UP n’ Cook, the Second Annual Urban Father’s Day Cook-Off
In celebration of Father’s Day and to support the City’s youth engagement and outreach efforts, Orlando Fire Fighters and Police Officers are volunteering their time to connect with Orlando’s youth in family-friendly and character-building activities as part of the second annual Urban Father’s Day Cook-Off, MAN UP n’ Cook.
MAN UP n’Cook further supports the City of Orlando’s efforts to ensure the success of our youth. Currently, the City of Orlando serves 11,000 children every day, year round, at 22 locations citywide. Through youth programs like the Parramore Kidz Zone, After-School All-Stars, OPD’s Teen Police Academy and OFD’s Explorer Post, the City continues to focus on providing education, mentorship, sports and recreation to connect our youth with opportunities to succeed.
MAN UP n’ Cook, is presented by MAN UP Mentoring, Inc., a non-profit organization in the Greater Orlando area with the mission to continually improve the quality of life for at-risk male youth by providing educational, mentoring and social services that will equip young men to lead inspiring lives.
Saturday, June 13, 2015
1 – 5 p.m.
Central Florida Fairgrounds
4603 West Colonial Drive