Rock for Hunger Ending Poverty with Music & Peace
Mission <ul><li>“ Rock for Hunger exists to end the cycle of poverty and homelessness through education and uniting the community. Through education for children in low income neighborhoods we strive to end the cycle of generational poverty. By providing linkages to employment, housing, and other services in the community we are going to end homelessness one person at a time through music and peace.” </li></ul>
What is Rock for Hunger And How can you get Involved <ul><li>Food Sharing </li></ul><ul><li>Field Trips </li></ul><ul><li>Talk 4 Hunger </li></ul><ul><li>Concerts </li></ul>
History of Street Papers My self-respect was gone, my self-esteem was getting lower every day. I was losing my self-confidence. I was sinking low and fast, and again I did not recognize it… I have been clean now for 16 months. I just moved into a flat, and every day I count my blessings. I know I am one of the lucky ones. I am coming through the other side Since 1994, INSP street papers have provided opportunity and hope over 250,000 homeless and severely disadvantaged people around the world. Jack Moretti – Chicago – Streetwise – Made enough money to start a computer upgrade and repair operation. "Stop talking about the problem and start talking about the solution" - Joel Osteen
Financial Training <ul><li>Step 1: $500-$1,000 </li></ul><ul><li>Step 2: Pay off Debt </li></ul><ul><li>Step 3: 3-6 Months </li></ul><ul><li>Step 4: Invest 15% </li></ul><ul><li>Step 5: College Fund </li></ul><ul><li>Step 6: Pay off home </li></ul><ul><li>Step 7: Give </li></ul>"Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day; teach a man to fish and you feed him for life"
Content of Talk 4 Hunger "Music can change the World, because Music can change people" - Bono Local Social Issues Music Real Life Stories Comic Strips Monthly Coupon
How it Will Work <ul><li>Paid for by Advertisers/Sponsors </li></ul><ul><li>Sell for $1 </li></ul><ul><li>Vendors keep 75% </li></ul>“Be the Change you want to see in the World” - Ghandi
Goals And Objectives <ul><li>Jobs </li></ul><ul><li>Action </li></ul><ul><li>Motivate </li></ul><ul><li>Community </li></ul>Peace-making is a healing process and it begins with me, but it does not end there." - Gene Knudsen Hoffman
Do you Rock for Hunger $1 provides four meals $25 prints 250 papers $100 put someone through financial training $250 sponsor a movie night $500 create jobs for 10 people $1,000 one step closer to the Dream Center ?
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