This Sat:Island Strong-A Typhoon Haiyan Relief Effort

This Saturday friends are putting together a great event called Island Strong  at Backstage Lounge on Granville Island in Vancouver. All the proceeds raised from this event will be donated to The Canadian Red Cross for the victims of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines. It’s $15 for entry only and there will be door prizes,  raffles and of course great music. Come down and support a great cause. Check out more info below or visit their Facebook page here.

On Saturday, December 7, ISLAND STRONG, an event celebrating the spirit of the survivors of Typhoon Haiyan, is being held at The Backstage Lounge on Granville Island.  The night will showcase established DJs, performers and live musicians with the goal of raising $10,000 in conjunction with the donations matching program of the Canadian Federal Government, with 100% of the donations going to The Canadian Red Cross.

As part of the celebration, ISLAND STRONG will feature a line-up of well-known DJs, including 2011 Red Bull Thre3style World Champion, DJ Hedspin, Nina Mendoza, P-Luv and Static among others.  Local musicians, Star Captains will entertain guests, with additional live performances by the energetic Amalia and Vancouver’s ownF O B Comedy Crew.  Entry to the event is a suggested minimum donation of $15 at the door. Raffle and door prizes, as well as event details can be found on the Facebook event page.



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