LA's BEST Kids to Attend Variety's 6th Annual Power of Youth Event

September 15, 2012


WHO: Diego Boneta

Kat Graham

Vanessa Hudgens

Sarah Hyland

The Jonas Brothers

Jordin Sparks

22 LA’s BEST students

WHAT: “World’s Greatest Block Party” presented by Cartoon Network on the Paramount Studios’ “streets of New York,” to honor the philanthropic leadership of Hollywood’s young entertainers

WHEN: Saturday, September 15, 2012

12 noon to 3 pm

WHERE: Paramount Studios, 5555 Melrose Avenue, Hollywood, CA 90038

WHY: Variety and other sponsors shine a spotlight on the extraordinary work and dedication to their respective charities of the honorees. The event celebrates the entertainment community’s generous spirit and acknowledges the young people who donate time and resources to charitable causes.

About LA's BEST

LA's BEST - Better Educated Students for Tomorrow - is a nationally recognized after school education, enrichment and recreation program serving more than 28,000 children with the greatest needs and fewest resources throughout the City of Los Angeles. LA's BEST After School Enrichment Program provides a safe haven for children ages 5 to 12 at 189 elementary school sites each day during the critical hours after school — at no cost to parents. Established in 1988, LA's BEST is a partnership including the City of Los Angeles, the Los Angeles Unified School District and the private sector. LA’s BEST is part of Beyond the Bell, whose mission is to ensure that all children and youth in LAUSD have access to high quality, safe and supervised academic, enrichment, and recreation programs that inspire learning and achievement beyond the regular school day. For more information, please visit