Encouragement from adults and peers is the #1 contributor to a teen girl's decision to pursue Computer Science.
YWCA Yonkers, Google's Made with Code, and Rookie magazine are teaming with technology maven Shefik to instruct and inspire young girls about technology. They will bring a coding experience to an audience that may not otherwise be exposed to coding.
Shefik is Executive Producer and Host of the nationally syndicated radio show "Shefik presents Invocation".
Media personality and philanthropist Shefik will serve as Master of Ceremonies for a charity event, which will benefit the non-profit organization Munhu Inc. The organization provides educational support to children orphaned by AIDS in rural Zimbabwe.
Shefik and Toni Knight to Host Live Stream for DJ-Con, Presented by City Council Member André WallaceThis year, "DJ-Con: The Impact of House Music on Hip Hop" returns to Mount Vernon, New York.
With particular emphasis on celebrating the role of DJs, the essence of hip-hop is explored via "unending" cyphers, through Rapacon's companion event titled DJ-Con. Media personality Shefik and hip-hop connoisseur Toni Knight will host the live stream.
Those crowned will move on to the national pageant, to be held in Anaheim, California.
Media personality Shefik has been named a judge for the National American Miss pageant, where he will serve alongside a panel of esteemed judges. Shefik will aid in the official judging for the New York and New Jersey state contestants.
A portion of the proceeds from the Pennsylvania state competition will benefit hurricane relief efforts in Puerto Rico.
Media personality Shefik is slated to host the highly anticipated red carpet at a Miss Fashion Global competition, to be held in Pocono Manor, Pennsylvania. Miss Fashion Global is an international modeling competition.
Every year, the Hip Hop Film Festival takes place over four days during the first weekend in August.
Out of over 5,000 festivals in the world, the Hip Hop Film Festival is the only festival to focus on writers, directors, and producers who grew up in the global culture of hip-hop. Shefik will be taking the helm to host the festival's live stream.
Shefik is currently celebrating over 20 years in the professional workforce.
The President's Volunteer Service Award recognizes, celebrates, and holds up as role models Americans making a positive impact as engaged and deeply committed volunteers. Shefik has been honored for his charitable work throughout the past fiscal year.
A total of 10,920 red bandannas were tied together in a chain reaching an astounding 2.28 miles.
On July 16, 2018, the television show "Breaking History" set the world record for the longest bandana chain. Shefik participated in the record-setting event, to honor heroism of Welles Remy Crowther, known for saving lives during the September 11 attacks.
The radio show will also continue to be broadcast weekly on Wednesdays and Fridays, in other cities.
The nationally syndicated radio show "Shefik presents Invocation" is currently broadcast on 21 terrestrial radio stations and frequencies throughout the United States. Each one-hour episode is executive-produced and hosted by media personality Shefik.
The show has amassed over half a million enlightened listeners monthly, and every month the audience increases.
Since its debut on July 4, 2016, the nationally syndicated, terrestrial radio show "Shefik presents Invocation", as well as its accompanying website, has won a total of 34 industry awards. The website serves as a conduit for discussion of the show.