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ATL Loves Haiti An Event Listing

Submitted by on January 20, 2010 – 2:48 pmNo Comment |

Source: http://www.pitchengine.com/free-release.php?id=42293

FRI, JAN. 22 – “Happy Hour for Haiti” hosted by Shanti Das (Music Industry Veteran), Frank Ski (V103 Morning Show Host), Peter Thomas, Kwanza Hall ( ATL City Councilman), Attorney Marvin Arrington Jr, Devyne Stephens (Upfront Entertainment), Ryan Glover (Turner Networks), Bart Phillips (Sunseeker Films), James Andrews (Everywheretv/CNN contributor), Melvin Bratton (sports agent), Captain Munnerlyn (DB from Carolina Panthers), Dr. Alphonzo Overstreet (Medical doctor), Mo Ivory (Attorney/Political Consultant) , Shante Paige (Tyler Perry’s “Meet the Browns”), Sheri Riley (GLUE), and Keisha Lance Bottoms (Attorney/ATL City Councilwoman)
*UPTOWN(201 Courtland St, Atlanta GA 30303)
*6pm – 10pm
*Donation: $10
*Proceeds to benefit Wyclef Jean’s “YELE” foundation for the victims of the earthquake in Haiti.

*A representative from the Haitian Alliance will be on hand to discuss immediate needs for the relief effort!

FRI, JAN. 22 – THE SUPERFRIENDS, FCC, DJ KEMIT PRESENTS SPREAD LOVE, SOL-FUSION, JODINE’S CORNER,TASTEMAKERS, MIXMASTER DAVID & THE HAITIAN ALLIANCE PRESENT: “HAITI (Celebration of Life)”

*Touch (1599 Memorial Drive SE, Atlanta GA 30317 – next to ESSO Night Club)

*10pm – 3am

*Donation: $10

*Live on the decks will be DJ Kemit, DJ Doc, DJ Mars, and Mixmaster David

*We will be accepting donations of medical supplies, clothes, personal items, and water (Information will be on-site from The Haitian

Alliance); ALL PROCEEDS WILL GO DIRECTLY TO THE HAITIAN RELIEF EFFORT (THE HAITIAN ALLIANCE AND PARTNERS IN HEALTH)

FRI, JAN. 22 – SAT, JAN 23 – “Change for Haiti” – A night of music, spoken word and dance featuring Joey Sommerville, William Green and Magic Dream, Tammi Allen, R U M I, Mudbone, Kerwin Felix and the Infinity Show Band

*2 High Studios (1301 Chattahoochee Ave, Atlanta GA 30318)

*8pm until

*Donation: $20

*100% proceeds going to Yele Haiti; Hard good donations go to Hosea Feed the Hungry.

*Produced by Barbara Shaw, Inside/Out Agency and Will Francis, Citywide Project. For more information: (678) 754-6291

SAT, JAN. 23 – “S.O.S. for Haiti!” featuring V-103’s DJ Doc and DJ Cowboy

*Lion of Judah Event Center (6202 Memorial Drive, Stone Mountain GA 30083)

*8pm – 3am

*Donation: $10

100% of the proceeds will go to Yele Haiti

For more information, call 678-683-4043

SUN, JAN. 24 – “ATL FOR HAITI BENEFIT CONCERT” hosted by Greg Street; with live performances by Grand Hustle’s Baby Boy, OMG Girlz & More!

*Obsessions Night Club (4525 Glenwood Road, Decatur GA 30032)

*9pm – 3am

*Donation: $10

*Event presented by !KON!K, KBD, RUBiCON, & Grand Hustle

SUN, JAN. 24 – S.H.E.A.R.S. ATL: Salseros for Haitian Earthquake Aid, Relief, and Support
*Academy Ballroom (800 Miami Circle Northeast, Atlanta GA 30324)

*8pm – 11pm (8pm – Beginner Salsa Class)

*Donation: $10

*We will have bins available to accept additional donations of WATER, non-perishable (and preferably ready-to-eat) food items, blankets, medical supplies, hygiene items, and the like. The supplies will all be turned over to the Metro Atlanta Haitian Alliance, who is currently fast-tracking these items directly to Haiti.

*An AfriSalsa supported event

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