HAITIAN-BORN ACTOR JIMMY JEAN-LOUIS (NBC'S HEROES), QUANTUM LEAP ENTERTAINMENT, AND SCORPION CUSTOMS ANNOUNCES RIDE 4 HAITI: LOS ANGELES FEBRUARY 27, 2010, SPONSORED BY BERT'S MEGA MALL AND
Proceeds raised benefit HOLLYWOOD UNITES FOR HAITI, a PAN AMERICAN DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION Affiliate
Los Angeles, CA -- February 16, 2010 - Scorpion Customs and Quantum Leap Entertainment are proud to present the Ride 4 Haiti: Los Angeles sponsored by Bert’s Mega Mall and Glendale Harley Davidson to be held on Saturday, February 27, 2010. Proceeds from this event will benefit Hollywood Unites For Haiti, a Pan American Development Foundation affiliate.
“Hollywood Unites For Haiti is proud to be the beneficiary of the Ride 4 Haiti: LA Rally.” says Jimmy Jean-Louis, Founder of HUFH, and Pan American Development Foundation’s Goodwill Ambassador for Haiti’s Children. “Only a month after the quake, Haiti continues to suffer and is a long way from recovering. This fundraising event will provide vital support for immediate relief, recovery and reconstruction into hard to access areas of Haiti. I thank you in advance for your continued support for my country.”
Glendale Harley Davidson, home of the world famous Love Ride, will be the host venue to kick off Ride 4 Haiti’s red carpet Celebration gearing all SoCal bikers, from Cruisers, Harley Davidson, Sport Bikes, and Three-Wheelers, in an unforgettable “Larger Than Life” experience riding together, unified in a common purpose to help “REBUILD” Haiti from the recent and devastating earthquakes that have killed over 200,000 of people and leaving an estimated 3 million people affected by its aftermath.
“Glendale Harley-Davidson is proud to help bring the biking world together to help Haiti,” states Steve Fisher, Marketing Director of Harley Davidson/Buelle of Glendale. “Our owner, Oliver Shokouh, started the world famous Love Ride 25 years ago to help those less fortunate right here in our own community. With Ride 4 Haiti, we are extending ourselves beyond our borders to assist those that have been devastated by the earthquake. Haiti needs not only food and assistance, but funds to help rebuild their entire city.”
Ride 4 Haiti will have bikers enjoy a 20 to 30 mile scenic ride through San Gabriel Valley to Bert’s Mega Mall in Covina, CA, where the festivities will continue with a full schedule of jaw-dropping activities ranging from a Custom Bike Show and Family Expo, Motorcycle Stunt Show provided by Stunt Farm, to hot-item raffles including a chance to win the Grand Prize: A Custom “Haiti-Themed” Suzuki Motorcycle valued up to $40,000 donated by Bert’s Mega Mall and customized by Scorpion Customs. Ride 4 Haiti is an all-weather event, and it will be held, rain or shine.
Rider Pre-Registration Prices / Deadline: Friday, 2/26/10
$25 Single / $35 Double / $100 VIP
To learn more about the event and to sign up as a rider, please visit www.Ride4Haiti.com.
Additional information on Ride 4 Haiti may be found at:
About Hollywood Unites For Haiti
Hollywood Unites For Haiti(501c3), in association with Pan American Development Foundation, procures and transports relief supplies into hard to access areas of Haiti. Founder of HUFH, Jimmy Jean-Louis (Haitian Born Actor best known as the “Haitian” in NBC’s Hit TV Show “Heroes”) has been actively raising monies and building awareness to “REBUILD” Haiti with not only focuses on the humanitarian crisis, schools and hospitals, but to make sure that Haiti is restored by Eco-friendly solutions. Jimmy's story has been featured by the likes of The Larry King Show, Anderson Cooper 360, Extra, Entertainment Tonight, Fox News Geraldo, and all other prominent national and international news outlets. Jimmy was an invited celeb and singer on the Quincy Jones / AEG recording project WE ARE THE WORLD: Remake 25, which debuted on 2/12/10 during the Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony. Among the supporters of HUFH include celebrities Zachary Quinto, Gerard Butler, Paul Haggis, Ali Larter, Jack Coleman, Adrian Pasdar, Greg Grunberg, Christine Rose, Rainn Wilson, Anthony LaPaglia, Olivia Wilde, Josh Brolin, Diane Lane, Maria Bello, Brandon Routh, Skeet Ulrich, and many more. For more information on HUFH, visit www.hufh.org
About Quantum Leap Entertainment
The Ride 4 Haiti is managed and promoted by Quantum Leap Entertainment with Scorpion Customs, whose mission is to build a new dimension of a unified biker family to Los Angeles as the official launch destination. Ride 4 Haiti Tour is scheduled to hit New York City, Miami, Scottsdale, AZ, and UK so far this year. Quantum Leap Entertainment is a PR/Marketing firm based in Beverly Hills, CA that caters to Entertainment, Luxury, Celebrity Lifestyle, Pet, and Travel Industries. QLE prides in optimizing the quality of business for its clients and the quality of life its clients bring to people of all ages.
About Scorpion Customs
Scorpion Customs is a premier source of custom sport bikes, offering the best designers and builders in the market. Founder of Scorpion Customs, Kristopher “DJ GQ” Cottrell, is also best known from Burn Films and his annual biker party, “Spring Break Bike Week”, in Lake Havasu, AZ and Rosarito Beach, Mexico since 2002. Cottrell and his team have managed to become one of the area’s top biker event promoters. They have also been sought after for their distinctive motorcycle designs in other countries such as United Arab Emirates, Japan, and Brazil. Please visit www.scorpioncustomsusa.com for further details.
For Rally Day Details:
Kristopher “DJ GQ” Cottrell
For HUFH Details:
Hollywood Unites For Haiti
For Talent participation, press & media consideration, please contact
Monica Busby at Quantum Leap Entertainment, LLC
or call 310-860-7735 (office) /
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