Friday, February 5, 2010
just a heads up, i've got two artworks in the BoiseHeartsHaiti shindig tomorrow. if you're looking to bid on some good art for a good cause, some of my favorite peeps also have art available: ben wilson, erin cunningham, and sue latta. be there! (magic word: please!) see full press release below for info, and full props to lauren and jesse for organizing this.
Musicians, artists come together for BOISEheartsHAITI fundraiser Feb. 6
Steve Fulton, Matt Hopper, ReVoLtReVoLt, Bank to perform
Silent auction features original work from a dozen artists
Proceeds benefit Food for the Poor, Doctors Without Borders
Local musicians and artists will come together to raise money for Haiti disaster relief during BOISEheartsHAITI at 6 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 6, at the Linen Building, 1402 W. Grove St. in Downtown Boise’s Linen District. Admission is a suggested donation of $5 at the door. All ages, full bar (ID required).
Musicians scheduled to perform are Steve Fulton, Matt Hopper, ReVoLtReVoLt and Bank.
The fundraising event also includes a silent auction featuring original art and other items, plus a raffle with prizes donated by local businesses. Featured artists are Erin Ruiz, Ben Wilson, Allison Halligan, Jonathan Benton, Erin Cunningham, Sue Latta, James Calentino, Jeff Baker, Grant Olsen, Tim Andreae, Shasta Nash and Jenny Burdin.
All proceeds from the event will benefit two charities working on Haiti’s biggest issues: food and clean water (Food for the Poor) and medical needs (Doctors Without Borders).
For more information on BOISEheartsHAITI, contact Jesse Larsen, 208.863.5326 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or LaurenTweedy, 208.340.2583 or email@example.com.
For more information on the Linen Building, contact David Hale at 208.385.0111 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Visitthelinenbuilding.com and interact with the Linen Building on Twitter, Facebook and MySpace.