Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart

Representing the 25th District of FLORIDA

Diaz-Balart to Host Guarding Our Children Against Internet Predators Forum in Homestead

Apr 16, 2008
Press Release

MIAMI— Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart (R-FL) will host Guarding Our Children Against Internet Predators next Monday, April 21st at 7:00 p.m. at the City of Homestead Council Chambers located at 790 N. Homestead Boulevard.  Officials from the Miami-Dade Police Department will give a presentation on child internet safety.  

“We have seen and read the disgusting horror stories about pedophiles who seek out children online, yet many parents do not know what steps they can take to protect their families,” said Diaz-Balart.  “I am hosting this forum in an effort to create awareness throughout our community and keep our children safe from these vile predators.”

This forum is part of Diaz-Balart’s Protecting Our Families Online initiative launched last year to help parents and families protect themselves against online predators and ID theft.  Registration is free and open to the public.

WHO: Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart, Miami-Dade Police Department and the City of Homestead Council 

WHAT: Child Internet Safety Presentation and Forum

WHEN: Monday, April 21, 2008 at 7:00 p.m.

WHERE: City of Homestead Council Chambers at City Hall, 790 N. Homestead Boulevard, Homestead, Florida