Angie Martinez To Host Benefit For DJ Threat

The Jason “DJ

Threat” Campbell Foundation has tapped radio personality Angie Martinez

to host the foundation’s third annual Scholarship and Awards ceremony at

Show night club in New York.

The organization was conceived by DJ Threat’s mother,

Becky Campbell, after Threat was fatally injured in a motorcycle accident on

May 12, 2001.

Threat, 23, had just started DJing at Hot 97 and had also been

named East Coast Director Of Promotions for Atlantic Records.

The foundation carries on Threat’s love of music and each

year presents three students with the Jason”DJ Threat” Campbell

Scholarship, to use towards their tuition if they attend a music affilatied

school.

The music for the evening will be provided by the Turntable

Assassins and The Heavy Hitters.

The event takes

place on Thursday, May 12th. Tickets to attend the event are $50.00 per person

and are tax deductible. For more information contact (631) 273-4274, Fax (631)951-4964.

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