LDN_Reverb - The Issues For Kimberly host benefit show for YOU's Emergency Youth Shelter program

The Issues With Kimberly to host upcoming benefit show for YOU Emergency Youth Shelter program

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With that frigid winter weather hitting the region, it’s only fitting that thoughts, efforts and funding are being directed to homeless youth and the less fortunate youth in our community.

One major initiative to assist with the cause is a benefit concert taking place at Eastside Bar & Grill March 10 from to 2 pm – 6 pm. The Sunday Jam For YOU will be raising funds for Youth Opportunities Unlimited’s Emergency Youth Shelter.

The family-friendly all-ages event will include plenty of live music, silent auctions and more, mentions one of its organizers.

Peter DeGelder, bassist of The Issues With Kimberley, wanted to do something to promote a good, local cause. “My sister had worked with YOU and she’s been a social worker all her life.  She pointed out that organization as just an awesomely effective organization.”

LDN_Reverb - The Issues For Kimberly host benefit show for YOU's Emergency Youth Shelter program
The Issues With Kimberly From left to right: Greg Miller, Kimberly Robbins, Nicholas Walker, Kean Delaurier and Peter DeGelder

“Eastside owner George Karigan was on board from the start, happy to open up his doors for such a community event,” DeGelder said.

“I know a guy from 98.1 Classic Rock, and they got right behind it as well for publicity and radio ads. It’s all coming together to be a really fun event. We’re going to have four bands, auctions, raffles, door prizes, maybe a 50/50. It’s going to be a fun, family atmosphere in the best sounding – in my opinion – venue in the area.”

Along with The Issues With Kimberley, bands slated to appear include The Band Landry, Pacanomad, and Juice.

Check out the Gofundme page Sunday Jam for YOU for more information.

Show Details

Sunday, March 10, 2019
Eastside Bar & Grill, 750 Hamilton Rd, London, ON N5Z 1T8
2:00 pm – 6:00 pm | All-Ages
Featuring: The Band Landry, Pacanomad, Juice

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