PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Bars in Philadelphia and Bucks County will host a music pageant to profit victims of Hurricanes Irma and Harvey subsequent weekend, organized by a charity group named after a metropolis cop.
The native charity “A Few Good Eggs” will host a full day of music at two Curran’s Irish Inns: one in Tacony and the opposite in Bensalem.
“We felt, with the hurricanes again to again, we needed to do a profit to assist these in want and assist these down south,” stated Danny Quimby who runs the group.
The group was named in reminiscence of Philadelphia Police Sergant Larry Avington – nicknamed “Eggs.”
“He was a good friend of ours, and he was very particular to us, and simply handed away a number of years in the past,” Quimby stated.
Organizers will maintain an public sale, gather donations, and raffle off 50-50s to boost cash – all whereas listening to music.
“We’ve 32 musicians all through the world volunteering their time,” stated Quimby.
The occasion shall be held on October fifteenth, there shall be no cowl cost at both location.
Curran’s Irish Inn in Tacony is situated at 6900 State Street, Philadelphia PA. The Bensalem location is at 1909 Bristol Pike, Bensalem, PA.
If can’t attend, however would nonetheless wish to donate, you are able to do so by following the hyperlinks under:
Hurricane Harvey Aid Fund
Florida Catastrophe Fund