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Michael Franti Concert Provides a Rainy Day of Fun for a Good Cause

Band Together chairman, Trey Caudle, said, “In spite of two rain showers, we hosted our most successful event to date. We had an amazing team of volunteers, we raised a staggering amount of money, and in-kind donations totaled more than $88,000. Franti and his crew embraced the inclement weather along with 2,500 attendees from as far away as Illinois and Michigan. “

Band Together NC Announces Music Lineup for May 22 Charity Concert

Franti, One eskimO, The Old Ceremony, Holy Ghost Tent Revival and Anoop Desai to Perform Downtown Raleigh will surely be rockin’ on May 22 as Band Together NC stages its tenth annual charity concert outside and inside Lincoln Theatre at 126 E. Cabarrus Street. Anticipation is very high for this year’s show headlined by Michael… Read More ›

Band Together NC Expands Advisory Board

Band Together NC, a nonprofit organization that uses musical events to raise funds and awareness for select Triangle charities, has announced that the following seven individuals have been named to the organization’s Advisory Board: Todd Turner, Founder and Manager, Thomas Nelson, LLC Charles Petrie, Vice President, Sentinel Asset Management Kellie Falk-Tillett, Managing Partner and Principle,… Read More ›

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Concert, Raffle and Silent Auction to Benefit StepUP Ministry | May 22

Band Together NC Raising Funds to Help Unemployed and Low-Income Individuals May 22 Concert, Raffle and Silent Auction to Benefit StepUP Ministry As of January 2010, Wake County’s unemployment rate was 9.2 percent, meaning one in 11 employable adults was out of work. Many of those individuals are among the estimated 2,200 people homeless in… Read More ›

Michael Franti & Spearhead to Headline Band Together Charity Concert | May 22

May 22 Event to Benefit StepUP Ministry Band Together NC, a nonprofit organization that uses musical events to raise funds and awareness for select Triangle charities, has announced that acclaimed reggae, hip hop fusion artist Michael Franti & Spearhead will top the bill for this year’s charity concert May 22 outside Lincoln Theatre in downtown… Read More ›