Thursday, April 29, 2010
Boston Irish Hearts for Haiti Fundraiser, May 2
Boston’s Irish community is holding a fundraiser for the children of Haiti devastated in the aftermath of the recent earthquake. The event - Irish Hearts for Haiti - features local Irish bands and a silent auction and takes place on Sunday, May 2, 2010, from 2:00 - 8:00 p.m. at the Marriott Boston Quincy Hotel, 1000 Marriott Drive, Quincy, Massachusetts.
100% of the proceeds will benefit the group, Friends of the Orphanage and the St. Damien Pediatric Hospital which has been carrying for orphans from the earthquake.
Among the Irish bands participating: Erin's Melody, Andy Healy, Noel Henry's Irish Showband, Fintan Stanley, John Connors and the Irish Express, and Comhaltas Ceoltoiri Eireann, featuring traditional fiddler Larry Reynolds.
For more information about Irish Hearts for Haiti call 617 696 8585.
Boston Irish Tourism Association : IrishBoston.org