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Cooperative Economic Empowerment Movement Announces its 2nd Annual CEEM Weekend at the LA County Fair: A Tribute to Black Influence in Popular Culture
By Sentinel News Service
Published September 12, 2019

Use promo code CEEM2019’  to receive $8 tickets (almost 60% off regular ticker price) at lacf.com/buy-tickets

Reggie Webb, Kiana Webb and Kyle Webb (File Photo)

The 2nd Annual CEEM Weekend at the LA County Fair will feature a “Tribute to Black Influence in Pop Culture!” Come celebrate the incredible impact of African-American contributions to this year’s fair theme: Pop Culture! The CEEM Weekend is sponsored by McDonald’s Black & Positively Golden Campaign. McDonald’s Black & Positively Golden campaign celebrates a new movement to uplift communities and empower excellence through education, empowerment and entrepreneurship.

“Jean Luc Basquiat, Lebron James, Miles Davis, Grace Jones, Duke Ellington, Beyonce, Spike Lee, Diana Ross, Prince; there is no doubt that the African-American community has had profound impact on all aspects of pop culture from art to film to fashion to sports to music.  CEEM is proud to continue our partnership with the LA County Fair to offer the community a fun and interactive experience that will celebrate our rich pop culture heritage, offer a path forward by seeking creative ways to continue to disrupt the culture, shine a light on our experiences, and further CEEM’s mission to build wealth within our community.” stated CEEM’s CEO Kyle Webb.

When: September 13 – 15, 2019
Where: LA County Fair, 101 W. McKinley Ave. Pomona, CA 91768

The CEEM Takeover will feature:

  • Live musical and dancing performances
  • Inspiring panel discussions led by African-American entrepreneurs and business owners
  • A student-led pop culture art exhibit
  • A fun and interactive Kids Zone
  • Delicious soul food and fare from a variety of Black-owned businesses and vendors
  • Inspirational Gospel Sunday

Beginning August 2, CEEM is offering a special promotional ticket price for attendees. Fair goers will receive $8 tickets by using promo code CEEM2019 at check out when visiting lacf.com/buy-tickets. Attendees are encouraged to follow CEEM activities and share their own experience at the event space via the hashtag #JOINCEEM #CEEMWeekend #CEEMpops

This event is produced by Deyaa Marketing. For a detailed schedule and more information, visit www.CEEM.coop/LACF, or follow CEEM on Instagram and Facebook @CEEMCoop and Twitter @ceem_ie.

The Cooperative Economic Empowerment Movement (CEEM) is a membership cooperative dedicated to increasing wealth, prosperity and educational outcomes for the African-American community through mentorship, education and training. Membership is open to all residents of California who are willing to make contributions in our efforts to promote wealth of African-Americans. Membership cost is a $100 annual fee.

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