NBC Today Show Host Al Roker was the special guest at the VIP Launch Party for Teens With a Purpose. Teens With a Purpose was founded to provide HIV & STD prevention services to teens considered at risk for contracting HIV/AIDS. Its mission is to “To provide young people with a platform to empower their peers to use their voices, their energy, and their abilities to demonstrate the power to effect personal change, improve the lives of others, and foster a more knowledgeable community that is more invested in both themselves and each other using the arts and through peer-led programs and events. TWP has an emphasize on education and prevention of the spread of sexually transmitted diseases and provide a non-judgmental, safe, environment for self expression for all young people.” Along with Al Roker, Congressman Scott Rigell and Congressman Bobby Scott where in attendance. The 3rd Annual Teens With a Purpose Gala will be held at The Westin Town Center in Virginia Beach, Va on November 4th, 2011.