• WHAT WE DO
• OUR STORY
• FOUNDER STORY
• OUR INCREDIBLE TEAM
• BOARD OF DIRECTORS
• PARTNERS & SUPPORTERS
E4EA & Dennis M. Walcott, Chancellor of NYC Public Schools at City Hall!
Entertainers 4 Education Alliance, Inc (E4EA)
is a non-profit 501c3 approved organization that utilizes the power of celebrities, musicians, sports figures, high profile individuals and entertainment to promote positive messages to young people about the importance of education, personal advancement and social commitment. Entertainers 4 Education Alliance believes that every student deserves a quality education. E4EA is committed to strengthening our communities by lowering the alarmingly high dropout rate in America’s schools.
The "I WILL GRADUATE CAMPAIGN,"
is E4EA’s dropout prevention campaign and call to action for students, parents, and the entire community to increase educational achievement in our youth. Our goal is to provide powerful messages to students about the importance of education, through various forms of multimedia and events
WHAT WE DO
our youth to take responsibility for bettering themselves. We utilize the star power and influence of high-profile individuals to encourage youth about the importance of education, personal advancement and social commitment.
our youth and families to resources and opportunities designed to assist students in overcoming challenges and achieving academic and personal excellence.
our youth by sharing information and knowledge through workshops and events that provide the tools needed to set and achieve goals. We help young people believe in themselves and realize their incredible potential.
In 2005 music industry executive turned educator J.P Taylor and former educator turned celebrity event publicist Tonya Lewis learned about the horrifying drop out statistics plaguing the schools in New York City . The two combined their love and passion for youth and their tremendous entertainment industry relationships and resources to develop the Entertainers 4 Education Alliance a drop-out prevention movement as a way of giving back and helping to make a difference.
Since that time E4EA’s founders, staff, diverse group of board members, advisory committee members and volunteers has created and executed first-rate programs that utilize the power of multi-media and entertainment as a vehicle to connect with the youth and impact parents and the entire community. Entertainers 4 Education Alliance is blessed and fortunate to be uniquely positioned to be cool enough to connect with these youths while providing the essential messages needed to change the minds, attitudes and perceptions about education in our youth.
As we look ahead Entertainers 4 Education Alliance will carry its messages to millions with the further development of the I WILL GRADUATE CAMPAIGN
a call to action for students, parents, and the entire community to increase educational achievement in our youth. We hope you will recognize the importance of our work and help us inspire a generation about the necessity of education. The best is yet to come…….