Van Jones & Roc Nation are proud to announce a groundbreaking partnership and nationwide event tour: WE RISE TOUR powered by #LoveArmy. WE RISE will bring an array of artists, athletes, thought leaders and local leaders to cities across the country this summer. Van Jones, a renowned activist, CNN commentator and two-time New York Times bestselling author, will headline the tour promoted by Live Nation. 100% of net ticket proceeds will go to the Dream Corps initiatives and local charities.
WE RISE focuses on our commonalities as opposed to our differences -- exploring how to increase dialogue and engagement on both the local and national levels. Attendees have the opportunity to connect, ask questions and participate in various activations during the program.
During the WE RISE tour, Van Jones and #LoveArmy will engage in each city, visiting local community centers, schools and organizations to spend time with our partners in social change on the ground. The most important work is happening on the front lines and Van is focused on enacting change in neighborhoods hardest hit, economically. WE RISE together!
Facebook pre-sale begins Tuesday, June 13th at 3:30pm (ET) thru Thursday, June 15th at 10pm local time.
General public can purchase tickets beginning Friday, June 16th at https://www.ticketmaster.com/Van-Jones-tickets/artist/2381166 .
WE RISE TOUR powered by #LoveArmy
Wednesday, July 26
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, July 28
San Francisco, CA
Monday, July 31
Wednesday, August 2
Thursday, August 3
The Fillmore Philadelphia
Saturday, August 5
New York, NY
Sunday, August 6
State Theatre at Playhouse Square
Tuesday, August 8
The Chicago Theatre
Friday, August 11
The Theater at MGM National Harbor
Sunday, August 13
The Fillmore Miami Beach at the Jackie Gleason Theater
Tuesday, August 15
Thursday, August 17
New Orleans, LA
Friday, August 18
House Of Blues
Saturday, August 19
Las Vegas, NV
Pearl Theater at The Palms Resort & Casino
MORE ABOUT DREAM CORPS INITIATIVES:
#LoveArmy: The #LoveArmy is working for an America where everyone counts. We are a home for changemakers who seek to build community and deepen solidarity. Through education, connection and action, the #LoveArmy builds "Love + Power."
#cut50: #cut50 makes communities safer while reducing the number of people in our prisons and jails. Using evidence-based solutions and unlikely alliances, we can keep communities safe, families together, and the economy strong for all Americans.
#YesWeCode: #YesWeCode is building a diverse pipeline of 'homegrown' tech talent to meet demand for workers in the tech sector and boost local economies. Be a part of our movement to increase opportunities in the tech sector.
Green For All: Green For All fights pollution with solutions. We work to get solar panels, healthy food and good jobs into communities that have little money or power. We want to build an inclusive, green economy that is strong enough to lift people out of poverty.