13-Year-Old Motivational Speaker Nyeeam “King Nahh” Hudson to Deliver Keynote at SafeSummit’19 Violence Prevention Conference

Tampa, FL – April 9, 2019 – Safe & Sound Hillsborough announced today that Nyeeam “King Nahh” Hudson, the 13-year-old international motivational speaker, artist and author, will deliver the keynote address at the 3rd Annual SafeSummit’19 Violence Prevention Conference on May 4, 2019 at Middleton High School in Tampa.

Named by Forbes as “the most motivational kid in America”, King Nahh captured global attention after going viral on social media by sharing inspirational messages of anti-bullying, self-love, and determination to empower youth and parents. As a result, he has become a highly sought-after motivational speaker leaving his audiences in awe of his wisdom and practical solutions to living a purposed-filled life.

In 2017 with a goal of giving back, King Nahh wrote his first book, “We Are All Kings: A Motivational Guide for Young Men” where he shares his journey to encourage young boys to think positively and believe in themselves as kings of greatness. He is currently working on his second book, “We Are Queens Too!”

“As a young, impactful and passionate speaker, King Naah is just the breath of fresh air needed to kick off our 3rd Annual Conference,” said Freddy Barton, Safe & Sound Hillsborough Executive Director. “Though only 13 years old his message of resilience and dedication to succeed in life speak to youth and adults alike. We look forward to hearing from this young superstar and hope that everyone will walk away with inspiration and tools for future success.”

SafeSummit’19 is an annual one-day, community-led conference that brings together youth ages 11 to 17, parents, concerned citizens and community stakeholders to collaborate on innovative approaches to keeping Hillsborough County safe. With an emphasis on educating and empowering our community, the summit will include a series of engaging workshops focused on violence prevention strategies, mental health, social activism, employment, and financial literacy. Additionally, the conference includes community and youth town halls, a scholarship presentation and 2019 Community Builder Awards ceremony. The conference will wrap-up with an exciting youth talent showcase featuring teen entertainers and celebrity guest performers.

Registration for the conference is free and available online at www.SafeSummit19.com. Free transportation will be provided at select locations courtesy of Hillsborough County Public Schools.  For more information or to become a Safe & Sound Hillsborough partner, visit www.SafeandSoundHillsborough.org.

About Safe & Sound Hillsborough
Established in 2013, Safe & Sound Hillsborough is a violence prevention collaborative created to transform the way local policy makers address violence. This initiative shifts policy from a public safety to a public health model and aligns community and professional stakeholders to develop a comprehensive prevention and intervention approach. Our mission is to build strong families, safe schools, and healthy neighborhoods. The collaboration includes the mayors and police departments of Tampa, Plant City, and Temple Terrace; the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office; the School Board of Hillsborough County; the 13th Judicial Circuit Court; the State Attorney’s Office; the Public Defender’s Office; Hillsborough County government; the Children’s Board of Hillsborough County; the Health Department; the University of South Florida; and numerous agencies and faith-based organizations that do vital work in our community. For more information or to volunteer, visit us at www.safeandsoundhillsborough.org.


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