Originally posted on AllHipHop:
(AllHipHop News) Rapper MC Lyte and singer Kenny Lattimore will help launch the iLEAD youth program in Johannesburg, South Africa next week. iLEAD is a collaborative project of the Thurgood Marshall College Fund and Valiant Innovative Creations. The eight day event is a component of the TMCF’s Payne Global Initiative.
iLEAD will tour South Africa from June 10-17. Over 1000 teachers, parents, and students ranging from 7th grade to college will participate in free forums, panel discussions, and a celebrity meet and greet.
Each event will center around iLEAD’s five core attributes: Inspiration, Leadership, Education, Aspiration, and Determination. Professionals from different fields will address the attendees to offer their personal insight on how to become the global leaders of the future.
“As an entertainer and entrepreneur, I have spent my life finding ways to motivate the next generation,” said committed youth advocate MC Lyte in a statement. “I am extremely excited about joining this tour…
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