For more interviews or information about P.O.L or LJ contact Shana Melius at 877.778.3623 ext 702, media or public relations contact Lexi Chow at 877.778.3623 ext. 719 or log on to www.preserveourlegacy.org.
About:Ezekiel Jiles is better known in hip hop as Freekey Zekey who is a rapper best known as a founding member of the The Diplomats & Owner/CEO of 730 Dips Records. He is presently the president for Diplomat Records.
Match for “LJ”10-year old, Lloyd “LJ” Jones, is a native New Yorker and his present illness is one of the rarest forms of cancer. In fact, LJ is the first child diagnosed with this disease in the United States, all others have been adults. He is currently undergoing treatment at Snyder’s Children in New York and St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital in Tampa, FL. Follow LJ on Twitter @match4LJ.Preserve Our Legacy, Inc. (P.O.L.)P.O.L’s mission is to educate individuals, especially minorities, about the benefits of stem cells and treatment options they provide for health disparities. In 2006, the founders of MMA, Brett and Shana Melius met then 2-year old Jaden Hilton. At the time, Jaden was battling Leukemia, which inspired MMA to begin working with DKMS to find a donor for Jaden. Despite their efforts, Jaden lost his battle with Leukemia on January 29, 2007. In an effort to fulfill the mission of educating minorities, Jaden’s Law was created. Jaden’s Law was established in New Jersey on May 20, 2010. P.O.L partners with various organizations to increase awareness within the community.