azel prather jr. stops by the Joe Clair Morning Show

Tuesday, March 17, Azel Prather Jr., stopped by the Joe Clair Morning Show (WPGC 95.5) after returning home from Miami. He joined Joe to discuss his side of things after his GoFundMe campaign went viral and  trended on social media worldwide . See what happened when Azel  spoke with Joe, the rest of the morning crew, and listeners of the show.




Azel Prather Jr., a Maryland resident, who works at his family’s business in the healthcare industry, has had an interesting week, needless to say. Uneasy with the thought of his girlfriend being away too long without him, Azel used his humorous approach to confess his true love to his girlfriend. Last week, Azel created a GoFundMe campaign to assist with his funding to purchase an airline ticket to Miami so that he could join in on her trip –what he didn’t anticipate for was the world’s reaction. The Washington Post, broke the story first generating national attention, and even getting our attention here at the firm.  Below, are a few articles about Azel’s journey to spread love.

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[EVENT RECAP:] NFL Player Usama Young’s Stay Focused Weekend: Kickoff Reception!

July 9, 2013

[EVENT RECAP:] NFL Player Usama Young’s Stay Focused Weekend: Kickoff Reception!

Friday, June 21, NFL player Usama Young of the Oakland Raiders, hosted a private Welcome Reception to kickoff his 5TH Annual Stay Focused Charity Weekend 2013 at The Gaylord National Harbor Resort.  The Usama Young Stay Focus Weekend serves as a vehicle for building athletic skills and fostering positive academic and social skills through sports. Joining Usama in welcoming his NFL Friends to the Nation’s Capital were SVEDKA Vodka as the hosting bar sponsor, along with Future Generation Clothing and MCMXXI1920 Bowties as the official players “swagg bag” sponsors. READ MORE