PRESS RELEASE

Contact Info:

Mr. Rickey D. Young
2576 Rocky Springs Drive, NE
Marietta, GA 30062
770-321-4352

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

The Grady Young Foundation, Inc. (GYF) will continue to honor the legacy of the late Grady Young, and is preparing to celebrate its Fifth Annual Memorial Weekend, March 14-16, 2008, highlighted with a Youth Recognition Banquet. The 2008 theme is "Recognizing Rising S.T.A.R.S. In Our Communities". The weekend events include the GYF Annual Memorial Golf Tournament, to be held on Friday, at 8:00 a.m., at Chattahoochee Golf Course, the Annual Gospel Extravaganza, to be held on Friday, at 7:00 p.m., at Antioch Baptist Church, featuring the Savannah State University Wesleyan Gospel Choir and several area Church Choirs and groups, the Annual Father-Son Fellowship Breakfast and Test-Taking Strategies Workshop, to be held on Saturday morning, 8:00 a.m., at Antioch Baptist Church, the Youth Recognition Banquet, to be held on Saturday evening, at 6:00 p.m., at New Holland Core Knowledge Academy, and Worship Service at Cross Plains Missionary Baptist Church, on Sunday at 11:00 a.m.

The public is invited to all events. For ticket information, please contact Mr. Rickey D. Young, 2576 Rocky Springs Drive, NE, Marietta, GA 30062, (770) 321-4352. You may also visit the GYF website, www.gradyyoungfoundation.org , for more information.