VAB and JAZZ for Peace for Bangladesh

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Date/Time: 24/09/2003 12:00 am

Event Date: 09/27/2003
Start Time: 8:00 PM
Ending Time: 11:00 PM
Event Description:
Music is both a source and a signal of hope.
Please join us in saving the children of Bangladesh.
VAB and JAZZ For Peace
present a night of SPECIAL JAZZ and BOSSA NOVA
in NYC’s jazz district, Duke Ellington Blvd (106th St), New York
to support urgently needed educational services for rural youth in
JAZZ ON THE PARK 36 W 106TH St. (Duke Ellington Blvd.)
between Manhattan Ave. / Central Park West.
Subway – C Train to 103rd St.
$15 Advance reservations suggested. Please call:
914-591-8635 or 914-924-9459 email: vab@yahoo.com
Volunteers Association for Bangladesh (VAB) mobilizes funds and other
resources to support :
• Scholarship distribution to poor secondary school students
• Improvement of secondary school facilities
• Computer application training for rural youth
• Skill training for unemployed youth
• Helping local institutions for sustained development
VAB ensures that 100% of its proceeds are used to provide social /
economic development in Bangladesh.
If you would like more information, please visit www.vabonline.org.
Jazz For Peace Concerts is people helping people advance to their
highest potential by promoting the use of jazz as a universal
language to spread peace. It re-enforces what history has proven –
jazz creates a positive effect that unites people and transforms the
barriers of different cultures and beliefs.
Leading Jazz For Peace is Rick DellaRatta, New York based
international jazz pianist, vocalist and composer who has performed
in legendary jazz clubs such as Sweet Basil, Ronnie Scotts, The Blue
Note, Birdland and The Five Spot.
If you would like more information, please visit