Radio/TV Host Egypt Launches First Annual 'Egypt's Give Back Tour'

(AllHipHop News) Award winning radio host/TV personality Egypt Sherrod will host her first annual "Egypt's Give Back Tour," a five-day radio broadcast/tour being launched in partnership with a variety of non-profits to benefit the needy. Egypt has teamed with New York Cares, The Children's Aid Society, Jersey Cares, Hudson Cradle, Toys 4 Tots, The Children's Aid Society and New York Cares to present the multi-state tour, from December 13th-17th.Egypt will broadcast live from locations in Brooklyn, Bronx, Harlem, Queens and Newark, New Jersey, encouraging her tens-of-thousands of listeners to donate coats, toys and funds during the five-day tour, which will broadcast live for five full hours. “Recent statistics report that well over a half a million NYC residents will lose their unemployment benefits between now and May of 2011," Egypt told in a statement. "That number is staggering! I’ve always felt a sense of responsibility to utilize the power I have behind the radio microphone to serve a much greater calling to help our communities; one that gives a voice and hope to the legions of Tri-state residents whose basic everyday needs might otherwise go unmet. The Give Back Tour is a big step in that direction.”Egypt is encouraging listeners to donate barley worn coats, unwrapped toys, financial donations from 10:00AM to 3:00PM on the dates listed below: Monday, December 13th?Brooklyn Center For Performing Arts?2900 Campus Road?Brooklyn, NY 11210 Tuesday, December 14th?Uptown Grand?2110 Seventh Ave.@ 125th StreetHarlem, NY 10027?? Wednesday, December 15th?Paradise Theater?2413 Grand Concourse?Bronx, NY 10468? Thursday, December 16thMetro PCS?162-01 Jamaica AvenueJamaica Queens, NY 11432?? Friday, December 17th?The Spot Lounge?45 Commerce Street?Newark, NJ 07102-4002