Hundreds of parents and children are expected to attend the 4th of July Back2School Celebration and Health Fair taking place on Saturday, July 7, 2012 at the Hollywood Community Center , 1560 North Hollywood St presented by Issa Ministries, Inc and KEDS, Inc of Memphis . This is their 4th back to school event sponsored this year by United Healthcare and A Better Memphis and will feature Dr Brenda Caldwell, aka Dr B, well-known empowerment life coach and DJ Jeff Lee.
The event is designed for the family and strives to create an awareness of the importance of engaging the entire community in the process of every child’s education, health and safety through presentations, onsite health services, and edutainment. Children will have fun with hoola hoop, basketball free throws and line dance contests plus have access to several free health services including school physicals, dental cleanings, eye exams, general health screenings,free hair cuts and school back packs filled with supplies. The event also includes various door prizes, bouncers, free food and much, much more.
The ultimate goal of the event is that each child begins the first day of school equipped with basic school requirements such a paper, pencil, physicals, clean teeth, eyes checked, etc. Attendees can expect to enjoy a day of family fun, kids’ activities, vital information and wholesome entertainment.
This is a free event that is open to the public.