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For Immediate Release:
February 12, 2016
Media Contact:
Marta Martinez-Aleman

305-636-2331

Free film to promote financial literacy in African American community on Feb. 12


MIAMI – In an effort to help promote financial literacy in the African American community, Miami-Dade County Commissioner Audrey M. Edmonson and the Black Archives Historic Lyric Theater will host a free screening of the film “Black Friday” on Friday, Feb. 12 at 8 p.m. at the Historic Lyric Theater, 819 NW 2nd Ave., Miami FL 33136. Doors open at 6:45 p.m., and guests from the media and public will be greeted by Commissioner Edmonson, the film’s producer Rick Mathis and other film participants including Teri Williams, President and COO of African-American-owned One United Bank in Miami.

The film seeks to educate African Americans on the importance of economic responsibility and the need to leave their children a secure financial future. The film will be followed by a panel discussion and dessert reception. To RSVP for the screening, email Sboydparty@aol.com.

Who:
Miami-Dade County Commissioner Audrey M. Edmonson and the Black Archives Historic Lyric Theater
What:
Screening of the film “Black Friday” on financial literacy
When:
February 12, 2016, 8:00 p.m.
Where:
Historic Lyric Theatre, 819 NW 2nd Ave., Miami FL 33136