Rachel McCord Joins Star-Studded Lineup for Camp Finale
Rachel McCord - Showtime Host, Author, and Hollywood Consultant will speak during the student film festival at The RIDGE Project's (www.theridgeproject.com) TYRO Rites of Passage Film Camp on Thursday June 12th. McCord is a well-known consultant and socialite in Los Angeles, California, and has a social media platform of over 60,000 followers (www.themccordlist.com) as well as an extensive network of agents, publicists, and celebrities, which includes her sister AnnaLynne McCord, star of TV's Beverly Hills 90210. McCord has been featured in many news outlets for her work including: US Weekly and UK Vogue. As a consultant, she works with A-list celebrities, Fortune-500 Brands, and aspiring artists.
The TYRO Rites of Passage Film Camp includes leadership workshops and teambuilding, with a primary focus on educating students about the consequences of risky behaviors, providing them with skills to help avoid such behavior, and giving them a platform to positively impact their youth peers. McCord will speak to the youth attendees about how she found healing from a traumatic past and discovered her goals in Hollywood, while encouraging them to make the right decisions in their own life.
McCord will join a Thursday lineup that already includes Grammy and Dove award winning artist Jason Dunn. Dunn- former lead singer of the band Hawk Nelson will be performing in concert at the event as well.
The RIDGE Project is a Christian, 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, founded in 2000 that provides services through partnerships with churches, schools, and state and national agencies to serve the youth and families of Ohio. Additionally, the organization strives to inform individuals, communities, the media and local and national policy makers of the importance of strong families. The organization has been recognized as a federal Department of Health and Human Services "Best Practice" program, and has been identified nationally as a leader in family and youth services.