Sunday, January 17, 2010

Party for Haiti in Brooklyn Sunday, Jan. 17

'Haiti Matters to Brooklyn' Emergency Fundraiser Sunday

Sunday at CastleBraid (114 Troutman st. in Bushwick) from noon to 9 p.m., Brooklyn musicians, artists and others are presenting "Haiti Matters to Brooklyn", an emergency fundraiser for the victims of the devastating earthquake in Haiti.

There will be a raffle of prizes donated by corporate sponsors and local businesses as well as works donated by local artists, live music all day/night, screenings, dancing, and an open bar courtesy of Brooklyn Brewery. All proceeds go to the American Red Cross' Haitian relief fund.

There's a $10 min. suggested donation at the door. You can rsvp on facebook at    or, if you don't have facebook, rsvp here -
Performances by:
Jaleel Bunton of TV on the Radio
Yellowbirds (myspace/yellowbirds)
Aman Ellis (
VulpesVulpes (
Green Street Records (
Photon Dynamo & the Shiny Pieces Ellis Ashbrook (
My Cousin the Emperor (
And more.

Short Film Premieres:
Jason and Helena Madera, “The Little Birth that Could”
Andrew Raab and Co., “The George Series”

Even if you can't make it, you can help: Text HAITI to 90999 to make a donation to the Red Cross.

Go to McBrooklyn's HOME PAGE.

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