CBC Newfoundland and Labrador

More benefits for Haiti

"Harmony for Haiti. On Sunday, January 31st some of the community's leading musical ensembles will be collaborating with Oxfam Canada to hold a benefit concert to fundraiser for relief efforts in Haiti. The concert will be at 3 pm at Gower Street United Church. The Philharmonic Choir of the NSO, Bill Brennan and friends, Les Ms., Graham Wells and friends, The Step Fiddlers, QVE's Afterglow and more of the finest musical talent in St. John's will be featured in this concert hosted by Ramona Dearing of CBC Radio Noon. Suggested donation is 15$ at the door and all proceeds will be going to the Humanitarian Coalition which includes CARE, Save the Children, Oxfam Quebec and Oxfam Canada. Oxfam Canada will issue receipts for donations over 10$, and donations by visa will be accepted."

"Hearts for Haiti, a local fundraising group spearheaded by Spirit of Newfoundland Productions, presents a five-night festival of music, comedy, cabaret, dance, art and film and a silent auction to raise funds for our neighbors in Haiti struck by disaster. From January 27-31, the
Masonic Temple at 6 Cathedral Street opens its doors to all those who feel the need to simply
help. The schedule includes many of our finest: Amy House, Dana Parsons, Peter
Halley and Shelley Neville, Hugh Scott, Billy and the Bruisers, Calvin Powell, Chris
Kirby, Mike Hanrahan, Con O'Brien, Gracie Wells-Smith and Jeff Sullivan of The School of Dance and many more. Check out the website for dates of times of scheduled performances."


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