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Teddy Bacote, Co-founder & CEO

The 1067 Foundation, Inc.


Kick off the summer with The 1067 Foundation Launch Party

Hampton, Virginia, 5/22/17 - Now is the time to mark your calendar for the most awaited event of the summer! On Friday, June 2nd, The 1067 Foundation, Inc. will host their launch event and first annual fundraiser at Avenue Blue Piano and Wine Bar located in Peninsula Town Center at 2330 McMenamin Street, Hampton, Virginia 23666. This will be a cocktail hour-style event featuring notable donors, sponsors, and active community figures to help kick start the foundation in support of the youth of Hampton Roads.

“It’s amazing to see this vision come to life,” says Bacote. “Our team is excited and ready to get to work for our youth.”

The 1067 Foundation, Inc. is a non-profit, FOR-PURPOSE organization aimed at improving the lives of youth in the Hampton Roads Area of Virginia with a foundation built on networking among Bethel High School’s notable alumni and by establishing a collaborative culture in our community. The namesake of The 1067 Foundation was derived from the street address of Bethel High School, but has transcended into a brand that symbolizes excellence and hope due to the accomplishments made by countless Alumni in their various professions. The organization’s vision is to “provide a future filled with endless possibilities, opportunities, and dreams for our youth.”

“At 1067, we believe we can impact the lives of many of the youth out here in Hampton Roads,” says Jontel Evans, co-founder of the 1067 Foundation. “That’s our goal.”