Youth Based Organization, ICAN, Partners with Local Barbershop to Host Classic Car Show

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Youth based organization, ICAN, is partnering with the Country Clipper Barbershop to host the 8th Annual Chandler Classic Car & Hot Rod Show on Saturday, February 26, 2011.

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ICAN is extremely excited to participate in the 8th annual Chandler Classic Car & Hot Rod Show.

Youth based organization, ICAN, is partnering with the Country Clipper Barbershop to host the 8th Annual Chandler Classic Car & Hot Rod Show on Saturday, February 26, 2011.

The Chandler Classic Car & Hot Rod Show is free to the public and will be held at Country Clipper Barbershop located at 52 S. San Marcos Pl. in Chandler, Ariz. from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. This event will feature 250 classic cars and sponsor the youth based organization ICAN.

“ICAN is extremely excited to participate in the 8th annual Chandler Classic Car & Hot Rod Show,” said Christy McClendon, ICAN’s Chief Executive Officer. “This incredible event offers the local community the opportunity to enjoy classic cars as well as contribute to a very worthwhile organization.”

The Chandler Classic Car & Hot Rod Show was founded by the late Jerry Biondi and Maury Williamson in 2003. Jerry and Maury, owners of the Country Clipper Barbershop, founded the car show to bring awareness and to give back to the local community, raise money for local non-profit organizations and have car enthusiasts enjoy some classic cars and hot rods. Since the show was founded the number of cars has tripled and the event has raised over $80,000 for local charities.

ICAN provides over nine nationally recognized programs proven effective to develop the core social competencies among youth that prevent substance abuse, gang violence, and juvenile delinquency. These programs have attained model status ratings with the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration and are demonstrated to be cost effective in preventing the future need for behavioral health and correctional services.

Contact ICAN today for more information about their youth based organization or call (480) 821-4207.

About ICAN
ICAN provides free, comprehensive out of school time programs that empower local youth to be productive, self-confident and responsible citizens. Our prevention programs are developed specifically to help the kids and families in our community with their challenges, their goals, and their unique needs. Risk factors facing our community include substance abuse and violence, delinquency, gang involvement, and a myriad of family structure challenges, including extreme poverty. ICAN understands the community’s immediate needs and has created research-based programs designed to reduce the risks that greatly influence their daily lives. Our programs are free, high quality, and facilitated by devoted and qualified staff at our nationally accredited agency.

Learn more about ICAN’s youth programs at http://icanaz.org.

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