Councilman Curren D. Price Jr. hosted a special free screening of the Cesar Chavez film for more than 200 local teens from across the “New Ninth” Council District. The screening was held on the opening day of the historic film depicting the life and struggles of the Latino civil rights icon. All youth that attended the screening were invited to watch the movie for free and they received drinks and popcorn as well.
“It brings me great pleasure to host a free screening of this historic and empowering movie for this group of deserving young people from our community,” said Councilman Curren Price. “Cesar Chavez was a tremendous civil rights leaders, who fought for social justice and change. I think it is critical for our young people to know more about this great man and to be inspired by his story.”