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Outdoor Afro Hosts Sixth Annual ‘Glamp In’ Broadcast on September 12

OUtdoor AfroOutdoor Afro presents the sixth annual Glamp In Broadcast gala on Saturday, September 12 at 8 p.m. EST / 5 p.m. PST. This year, the magical fundraising event will bring people together from around the world FREE of charge and online from the comfort of their homes. Building upon the success of five consecutive years of sold out in-person events, this glamorous evening will feature Outdoor Afro Founder and CEO Rue Mapp, keynote speaker Boots Riley (rapper, producer, film director and activist) interviewed by Davey D (hip hop journalist), and hosted by Shelton Johnson (author of Gloryland), along with other inspiring leaders and diverse outdoor and cultural champions. The event supports Outdoor Afro’s programs to inspire Black connections and leadership in nature by helping people take better care of themselves, our communities and our planet.

Past speakers and guests include Ranger Betty Reid Soskin (oldest National Park Ranger serving the U.S. at 98 years old), Carolyn Finney (storyteller, author and a cultural geographer), Sally Jewell (Former Secretary of the Interior of the U.S.) and Barbara Lee (Current California Congresswoman). This year’s honorees include the Pisces Foundation for Partner of the Year, Lifetime Achievement Award Winner Phil Henderson and Outdoor Afro Leader of the Year Julius Hampton.

Registration information is available here.

About Jerry Milani

Jerry Milani is a freelance writer and public relations executive living in Bloomfield, N.J. He has worked in P.R. for more than 25 years in college and conference sports media relations, two agencies and for the International Fight League, a team-based mixed martial arts league, and now is the PR manager for Wizard World, which runs pop culture and celebrity conventions across North America. Milani is also the play-by-play announcer for Caldwell University football and basketball broadcasts. He is a proud graduate of Fordham University and when not attending a Yankees, Rams or Cougars game can be reached at Jerry (at) JerryMilani (dot) com.

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