New Orleans Jazz Emergency Relief Fund


Chicago (Illinois), USA – HotHouse and the Jazz Institute of Chicago have established a fund for the jazz community. Collections will be taken up at this week’s Chicago Jazz Festival and related "aftersets". Checks can be sent to eitherHotHouse, 31 East Balbo, Chicago, Illinois 60605 or to the Jazz Institute of Chicago 410 S. Michigan Avenue 60605. Please write New Orleans JazzEmergency Relief Fund on the memo line or go to the HotHouse web-site at and make a secure donation. Funds will be distributed through friends on staff at the
New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival and through Music Cares.

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

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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