Hispanic Heritage Concert & Benefit.
Celebrate the start of Hispanic Heritage Month by attending this Benefit Concert in support of families in crisis due to the deportation of a primary wage earner. Concert musicians include Beto and Noe Mendoza of Incatepec, Mexican traditional Dace group Tonali and others. Enjoy Hispanic food, too.
Your generous donations will go to the Athens Immigrant Rights Coalition and Community Support for Families in Crisis , an organizations that been assisting those families and will disperse funds, your donation will be tax deductible through Casa de Amistad who is the fiscal sponsor of the cause. For more information about the deportations, go to the AIRC website, linked above. To make a direct donation to the community group, follow this link to a ‘go fund me’ site http://www.gofundme.com/pinewoods.
The event begins at 6:30 pm on Saturday, September 12, 2015, at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Athens, 780 Timothy Road, Athens, GA 30606.