National Farmworker Ministry Benefit Concert

Published Jimmy - Wed, 03/31/2010 - 10:54pm

MUSIC by:
"Los Piratas del Monte": Son, Vallenato, Cumbia and Bolero
"Urbe Prima": Rock en Espanol from orlando http://www.myspace.com/urbeprima
"Dirty Fist!" Gainesville radical Bohemian folk http://www.myspace.com/dirtyfist

POETRY by:
Gainesville's own "People's Poets"
Matt Garcia of Orlando

WHEN: Friday, April 9th @ 9 pm
WHERE: Civic Media Center, 433 S. Main St.
COST: $5-10 sliding scale donation @ door

In honor of Farmworker Awareness Week, the Civic Media Center will host a benefit for the National Farmworker Ministry's (NFWM's) Youth and Young Adult Network (YAYA) on Friday, April 9th @ 9pm.

Gainesville-based bands Los Piratas del Monte and Dirty Fist! and poetry troupe People's Poets will be joined by Orlando performers Urbe Prima and Matt Garcia.

Come out for an eclectic night of music and poetry with passion and a purpose: supporting the struggle for rights and dignity for Florida's hardworking farm laborers.

Cost: 
$5-10 sliding scale donation requested @ door
When:
Fri, 04/09/2010 - 9:00pm
Cost: 
$5-10 sliding scale donation requested @ door