DeltaAid: Hurricane Relief Concert

Mamadou Diabate - photo © Angel Romero
Mamadou Diabate – photo © Angel Romero
Carrboro (North Carolina), USA – DeltaAid: Hurricane Relief Concert will be held Tuesday, September 27, at 7 p.m. at the Arts Center in Carrboro (North Carolina). Barefoot Manner, Malian kora maestro
Mamadou Diabate, Mosaid Music, Alex Weiss & Different Drum and many others join together for a crucial cause.

These musicians are donating their time and talent for free, so that 100% of gross ticket sales will go to ACORN’s Hurricane Recovery and Rebuilding Fund (Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now). This New Orleans-based non-profit is working to rebuild and serve low and moderate income communities. Audience members will be able to give additional donations during the show (cash or check). $7, $6 ArtsCenter Friends.

Links to relief organizations:

American Red Cross

Catholic Charities USA

America’s Second Harvest.

Episcopal Relief & Development.

Louisiana Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals., United Methodist Committee

National Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster

Presbyterian Disaster Assistance.

Salvation Army, United Way Hurricane Katrina Response Fund.

Mercy Corps’s Katrina Fund

Author: World Music Central News Department

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