Sep 26, 2007
LocoPops 2nd Anniversary Party -- Sunday, Sep 30, 3-6
Locopops 2nd Anniversary Party
Sunday, September 30th
3 to 6 pm on the new CCB plaza in the heart of Downtown Durham!
Music will be provided by the Ron Hunter Trio.
Non-alcoholic beverages will be provided.
Admission is free.
Pops will be sold with all proceeds donated to Music Maker Relief International, a Durham-based international charity which assists musicians from the South meet basic living needs and gain recognition for their contributions to the Southern musical tradition.
About Music Maker Relief International: "The Music Maker Relief Foundation, Inc. helps the true pioneers and forgotten heroes of Southern music gain recognition and meet their day to day needs. We present these musical traditions to the world so American culture will flourish and be preserved for future generations. Our criterion for recipients is they be rooted in a Southern musical tradition, be 55 years or older and have an annual income less than $18,000. Music Maker Relief Foundation, Inc. is a tax exempt, public charity under IRS code 501(c)3. Programs Musician Sustenance - grants to meet basic life needs and emergency relief. Musical Development - grants and services for recipient artist professional development and career advancement. Cultural Access - supports the preservation and proliferation of American musical traditions. New Orleans Musician's Fund - assistance to musicians affected by Hurricane Katrina."
Drat, wish I could be there. I'll be visiting the maternal unit this weekend.
Posted by: CelesteCeleste | Sep 26, 2007 10:29:27 AM