Re: [GBrown-L] Re: In Harmony Contributions (offer closed)
- Thanks Graham for your help with In Harmony fund raising
and I hope you caught some fish! Graham graciously helped
me out with a similar offer that I made a while back and I'd
like to do the same for him, and IH. I'm too busy today to
do this so here's fair warning for everyone that at some point
this week, I'll post a similar offer for live GB shows on CD
and will take the first 5 or so responses. I will offer the
CD's on Graham's list and a few more. Stay tuned!
Greg L. (in sunny and lookin'-like-Fall, upstate NY)
----- Original Message -----
From: "Graham Knight" <graham@...>
Sent: Sunday, September 30, 2001 11:10 AM
Subject: [GBrown-L] Re: In Harmony Contributions (offer closed)
> Well I sent out this message and then in the true spirit of
> Greg I went fishing.
> I came back to what amounts to an overwhelming response, so I
> must close this offer - for now.
> Those of you who have sent me e-mails regarding the offer please be
> patient with me. I have a lot to burn, and I kind of forgot that I
> will be out of town on business for a week starting Tuesday - so my timing
> in making this offer was kind of bad. Please be patient.
> I'll e-mail you individually when I put the CD's in the mail.
> Thanks so much to everyone for making donations and for all
> of your kind words. Most of all, thanks to Greg and the taping
> community of friends for making this all possible...
> Graham Knight wrote:
> > I have the following super clean great quality Greg Brown shows
> > on local storage and ready to burn. These are soundboard recordings
> > except where noted.
> > Take your pick - the number of CD's follows the show in parenthesis.
> > I will burn you a copy and mail it you if you send me your address
> > and a promise of $5 per CD to In harmony. Pick as many CD's as you
> > want. I provide the blanks, I provide the postage, you provide the
> > promise to help fund in harmony. Simple. :-)
> > All Cd's will be shipped in caselogic sleeves with minimal labeling.
> > This offer will be open until its starts looking overwhelming.
> > Graham
> > Big Top 07/07/01 Early Show (2)
> > Big Top 07/07/01 Late Show (2)
> > Strawberry Festival 9/6/92 (1) *FM*
> > Strawberry Festival 9/5/93 (1) *FM*
> > Strawberry Festival 5/25/96 (1) *FM*
> > Cameron Church Denver 2/28/98 (2)
> > Pawling NY 3/20/98 & Albany NY 3/19/98 (3) (this is a 3 disk set of
> > Whitefish, Montana 08/08/92 (1)
> > Moab, Utah 03/06/98 (2)
> > Sugarloaf 03/21/98 (1)
> > Akron, Ohio 10/24/98 (2)
> > Ft. Collins CO 10/7/00 (2)
> > Boulder CO 3/20/99 (1)
> > Dallas TX 9/19/98 (2)
> > Sebastopol CA 12/4/98 (2)
> > Shelley wrote:
> > >
> > > Dear Brownies,
> > >
> > > Please consider contributing to In Harmony any funds that you
> > > might be thinking of contributing to the funds for the recent
> > > attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon. This might sound
> > > cold, but let me point out some things.
> > >
> > > There was a sad news report on the radio this afternoon that a
> > > California chapter of the ASPCA is hurting for donations right now,
> > > because people are diverting their normal donations to the relief
> > > funds for the victims of the September 11th attacks. This ASPCA
> > > chapter has had to lay off 55 workers and close 2 adoption centers
> > > because they just don't have the funds to keep going.
> > >
> > > New York has regular walk-a-thons for causes such as AIDS and breast
> > > cancer. Walkers are having trouble finding people to sponsor them,
> > > because people are giving to the World Trade Center disaster funds.
> > >
> > > Please consider continuing to give to your regular charities,
> > > including In Harmony. These kids need you so desperately. The Sept.
> > > 11th disaster funds are swelling with donations, so your donation to
> > > In Harmony would not be taking away from this relief effort. For
> > > instance, there's going to be a John Lennon tribute benefit at Radio
> > > City Music Hall in New York to benefit the disaster victims and their
> > > families. Sandra Bullock has donated $1 million to the Red Cross
> > > disaster fund. Mayor Giuliani announced this afternoon that the town
> > > of Augusta, GA has raised and donated $1.2 million for the disaster
> > > funds. Paul McCartney is putting together a benefit which will be
> > > held at Madison Square Garden next month (he apparently was in New
> > > York when the World Trade Center attacks occurred).
> > >
> > > I sent a check in to In Harmony yesterday, and will continue to do
> > > so. If In Harmony can get just a fraction of what the September 11th
> > > funds are getting, they'd be able to continue operating for a year or
> > > more.
> > >
> > > These kids really need you.
> > >
> > > Shelley
> > >
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