A consortium of collaborating organizations and individuals lead by the Latino Chamber of Commerce and Barrio E' would like to invite you to the #CO4PRMX Benefit Concert on Thursday, Oct 12, 2017, 4pm — 11pm.
All proceeds will go towards helping the victims of #HurricaneMaria in Puerto Rico and the recent Earthquakes in Mexico. Amongst the organizers are Jose D Beteta, director of the Latino Chamber & co-owner of Raices Brewing Co., Tamil Maldonado, Director of Barrio E' and co-owner of Raíces Brewing Co., Stella Peterson, CEO of Stella PR + Marketing, and Aquiles E Quiroga, director of Los Hijos de Tuta Latin Rock band in Fort Collins.
The event will include a silent auction with donated art and items from artists like Arturo Garcia and items from Betos hair studio. Food will be provided by Dos Abuelas Food Truck and Casa Alvarez Foods, Fruits from Oasis fresh fruit & more by Haydee Caraveo and desserts from La Momo Maes Bakery. Raices Brewing Co. will be coordinating drink donations.
Entertainment includes Barrio E' (Puerto Rican Bomba), Colombian dance troupe by Julio A Martinez Latin Explosive Movement (LEM), Los Hijos de Tuta (Latin Rock), Son Moreno by Juan Moreno (Cuban Son, Cumbias), Roka Hueka (Latin Ska), Mono Verdecollective Monoverdecollective (Latin Reggae) and Orquesta La Brava (Salsa). Dance groups Colorado Salsa Association and Zumba Jose Jimenez will present dance exhibitions and event Timbalin the Clown will be presenting a magic show for kids.
The cost for the event is a suggested donation of $20. We are looking for sponsors, donors and volunteers who would like to be involved in this worthy cause. You can also bring donation items at the event where we will have a collection station. If interested please write to [email protected]