Joe's Pub Benefit

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Opened Sep 22, 2001
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WHAT IS IT ABOUT?

Joe's Pub holds a benefit to assist those affected by the World Trade Center disaster. Hosted by Danny Hoch and Baby Power, the evening features music by DJ Ski Hi (spinning soulful classics and old school hip hop), and featuring performances by The Ancients, J. Soze, Panamaction, Sheila Anozier, Belinda Becker, bonga, WUNMI, Infinitee, Suheir Hammad, A Guy Called Gerald featuring Heather Mabin, and many more!!!! ALL PROCEEDS will benefit Active Element Foundation and Mercy Corps. The Active Element Foundation is a national, non-profit organization that builds relationships between grassroots youth organizers, donors, scholars and artists. The foundation?s Peaceful Action Initiative is designed to support peace vigils for those who have lost their lives, fundraisers for firefighters and rescue workers, efforts for the Arab American and Muslim communities that are now being attacked and boycotted, watchdog efforts to protect the civil liberties of all Americans, and international calls for a judicial-non-military response. Mercy Corps supports organizations that provide counseling for survivors, emergency personnel, and families of the victims. They also support organizations that provide scholarship funds for children who lost parents in the attacks.