Superstorm Sandy benefit concert to feature some of music's biggest names.
- LOCAL CONNECTIONS
Tuesday, December 11, 2012
Some of music's biggest stars will take the stage at Madison Square Garden Wednesday night for a globally-broadcast concert to benefit Superstorm Sandy victims. All proceeds from ticket sales for the concert, 12-12-12, will directly benefit the Robin Hood Relief Fund, an organization that provides aid to local groups seeking to help residents in New Jersey, Connecticut, and Long Island who were hit hardest by the storm in October. Patch has also launched its own relief campaign to help victims of Sandy. For every tweet sent with the hashtag #PatchRebuilds (up to $125,000), Patch will donate to the AmeriCares Hurricane Sandy Disaster Relief Fund. Tweet the hashtag #PatchRebuilds, or go to our Patch Rebuilds website, rebuilds.patch.com, and …
Patch will make a $1 donation to AmeriCares for every tweet with the hashtag #PatchRebuilds.
- VOLUNTEERS IN THE NEWS
Thursday, November 15, 2012
Volunteering was never this easy. You can help rebuild communities that were hit by Hurricane Sandy by donating cans of food, volunteering for cleanup efforts — or simply sending a tweet. Patch is excited to announce our new effort to help support devastated communities after the storm. For every tweet sent with the hashtag #PatchRebuilds, we will donate $1 to the AmeriCares Hurricane Sandy Disaster Relief Fund, up to $125,000. Your contribution will go toward medical and humanitarian aid, grants and programs to help Sandy survivors. You can simply tweet the hashtag #PatchRebuilds, or go to our Patch Rebuilds website, rebuilds.patch.com, and tweet directly from the site. A customized tweet that starts “My heart belongs to…” is created from…