Rock for Haiti - Stamford CT Feb 27th

[16 February 2010]

By Sachyn Mital

Contributing Editor

http://nextmusiconline.com/2010/02/07/rock-for-haiti/

Six-band concert at The Rack N Roll Cafe in Stamford on Saturday February 27th to help raise funds for the Haitian Relief Efforts. 100% of proceeds go towards the cause. Tickets are $5 at the door. Half of the funds raised will go towards purchasing ShelterBoxes, $650 110 pound containers full of enough gear to shelter and hydrate 10 disaster victims for six months, and will be tracked to its delivery point. For Haiti, each box contains a 10-person sleeping tent, water purification tablets; insulated sleeping bags, collapsible 2.1-gallon water carriers; collapsible trenching shovel, rope, hatchet, jack-knife, screwdriver, hammer, hoe-head; multi-fuel stove; ponchos, mosquito-resistant nets, eating utensils, cups, plates, even a children’s activity book!

Rock For Haiti Bands:
Swivel Chair
20 Years To Midnight
Urban Fetch
Ten Feet Deep
Nightmare River Band
Under The Rasta Influence

Published at: http://www.popmatters.com/pm/article/120935-rock-for-haiti-stamford-ct-feb-27th/