Trayvon Martin’s father, Tracy B. Martin, will be among the
The summit, open to middle and high school students throughout DeKalb County, will be held Saturday, Feb. 22, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., at Arabia Mountain High School.
the DeKalb 100 Black Men.
Kevin “Khao” Cates, who has produced for recording artists T.I., R. Kelly, Jezzy and Ruben Studdard will perform live at the youth summit. Cates is also founder of Bridge DA Gap foundation, which was created to help young people cope with troubling life issues. Cates will be honored for his work during the conference.
Mary Pat Hector, president of Youth In Action and the recent winner of The McDonald’s 360 Award, also will be a guest speaker during the summit.
Attorney Mawuli Mel Davis, a partner at the Davis & Bozeman Law Firm in DeKalb, will speak on “The Consequences of the Thug Life.” Davis has been dubbed “The Liberation Lawyer” because of