VIBE Magazine Teams Up With TV Personality La La Vazquez and Fiver Children’s Foundation for “Power Lunch with La La” Twitter Contest

La La to Appear at December 28th NYC Power Lunch

- VIBE Magazine and La La Vazquez, actress, TV personality, MTV Host and wife of NBA star Carmelo Anthony have joined forces for a December 28th "Power Lunch with La La," a Twitter based empowerment contest for NYC based residents. The lunch will help raise awareness of local charity Fiver Children's Foundation. (Photo: Business Wire)

NEW YORK--()--VIBE Magazine and La La Vazquez, actress, TV personality, MTV Host and wife of NBA star Carmelo Anthony have joined forces for a December 28th “Power Lunch with La La,” a Twitter based empowerment contest for NYC based residents. The lunch will help raise awareness of local charity Fiver Children’s Foundation.

The lunch will start at 1:00pm at Fiver Children Foundations offices, 519 Eight Avenue (at W. 36th street), 24th Floor NYC 10018. Press is invited for photo opps with La La Vazquez from 1230pm – 130pm.

The “Power Lunch with La La” Twitter contest invites participants to answer the question “What Makes You Powerful?” Contestants ages 18 -30 can tweet a two minute video answering the question to @LaLa & @VibeMagazine. VIBE Magazine and La La will review each video and select ten tri-state area winners to join her in NYC for a Power Lunch.

“Power Lunch with La La is a way to connect with my fans, to know what motivates them and keeps them going,” said Vazquez. “No matter what obstacles are placed in your way, you should never give up on achieving your goals.”

An avid Twitter user with over 451,000 followers, La La recently starred in and executive produced VH1's highly rated show, “La La's Full Court Wedding". This show followed La La as she prepared for her wedding to Carmelo Anthony. La La can soon be seen in "The Gun" alongside Val Kilmer and 50 Cent.

Details on how to enter are at http://vibe.com/PowerLunchWithLaLa

For press credentials, please contact Jackie Saril at 914.393. 7043 or jackie@squeakywheelpromotions.com no later than 12pm December 27th. For day of event, please contact Chloe Hilliard at 347.415.9742 or chilliard@vibe.com.

Fiver's Children Foundation, a comprehensive youth development organization that empowers children from underserved communities to develop life skills and reach their full potential. Fiver's 10 year commitment to each child includes year-round mentoring and counseling programs, a character building residential summer program, and partnerships with schools and community based organizations.

About Vibe Lifestyle Network

VIBE Lifestyle Network is the parent company of VIBE Magazine and VIBE.COM and is the premier destination for the hip-hop generation. VIBE Lifestyle Network is a vertical content and advertising network which represents over 25 websites reaching over 19 million unique users per month. VIBE Magazine is published six times per year and reached 300,000 readers with the latest in hip-hop, entertainment, fashion and trends. The new VIBE.com and VIBE Lifestyle Network are the premier destinations for urban music, entertainment, culture and lifestyle for the aspirational 18-34 year old.

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Contacts

Squeakywheel Promotions
Jackie Saril, 914-393-7043
jackie@squeakywheelpromotions.com

Release Summary

VIBE Magazine and actress La La Vazquez have joined forces for a December 28th “Power Lunch with La La,” a Twitter based empowerment contest to support local NYC charity Fiver Children’s Foundation.

Contacts

Squeakywheel Promotions
Jackie Saril, 914-393-7043
jackie@squeakywheelpromotions.com