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Voices of Witness Campaign

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BENEFITING: Music Of Remembrance

EVENT: Voices of Witness Campaign

EVENT DATE: Sep 05, 2017

Addie Newcombe

THE STORY:

Since 1998, Music of Remembrance (MOR) has remembered the Holocaust by performing music by composers who dared to create even in those darkest of times. The Holocaust’s legacy calls on us to honor the experience of all people who have been excluded or persecuted because of their nationality, ethnicity, faith, or sexuality.


This year, MOR turns its focus to stories that portray Japanese and Japanese American wartime experience – the detention of people of Japanese ancestry in American incarceration camps, and the horrors of the nuclear bombings. Music can reach people in ways that words alone cannot, and our concerts this year introduce new works that open our eyes and hearts to powerful narratives of those who endured the unbearable with strength and dignity. 


What: Voices of Witness Campaign is a fundraiser to raise $15K for MOR’s 20th season fall concert, Snow Falls, on November 5th, 2017 at Benaroya Hall in Seattle, Washington. 


When: September 5 – November 5, 2017 


Why: Our fundraising goal of $15K will be used toward the performance fees for our world-class musicians. This represents only a small part of the overall cost of producing this concert, but it is the true core — allowing you to directly support superb musicians who pour their hearts into making a difference in the world through their art. With your help, we hope to surpass this goal, and expand our reach even further in our community and beyond. 


As we’re reminded by events almost every day, the threat of nuclear war is not ancient history, and living up to our own ideals of human rights and social justice calls for constant vigilance. Our concert confronts these realities through the faces and stories of real people, brought vividly to life in music that nobody will forget. This is a concert that will make a difference. 


Please help us make it happen.

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To This Fundraiser

$3,486

MONEY RAISED
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  • Rachel Bittner

     

  • Addie Newcombe

    $100

  • Soo Borson

    $100

  • Nevil & Carol

    $100

  • Alice Bloch

     

  • Anonymous

    $50

  • Lynda and Stan Levy

    $100

  • Diane Sigel and Allan Steinman

    $250

  • Matthias and Lis Brack

    $100

  • David Epstein

     

  • Rachel Newcombe

    $100

  • Barbara Hiesiger

    $25

  • Nancy Powell

     

  • Alice and Howard Greenwood

     

  • Susan Shanbrom-Krabbe & Morris Krabbe

    $1,000

  • Alan and Ann Breen

    $50

  • Caitlin Lynch

    $250

  • David Chivo

    $25

  • Bob Goldfarb

    $50

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23% Raised of $15,000 Goal

The Team: $3,486 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

Donor Comments

Bob Goldfarb

Bob Goldfarb

DONATION: $50

In Honor of CDR Ron Citro, USN, stationed in Okinawa, Japan 4 months ago

David Chivo

David Chivo

DONATION: $25

5 months ago

Caitlin Lynch

Caitlin Lynch

DONATION: $250

With enormous gratitude to Jake Heggie, Gene Sheer, and Mina Miller 5 months ago

Alan and Ann Breen

Alan and Ann Breen

DONATION: $50

In memory George Breen 5 months ago

Susan Shanbrom-Krabbe & Morris Krabbe

Susan Shanbrom-Krabbe & Morris Krabbe

DONATION: $1,000

5 months ago

Alice and Howard Greenwood

Alice and Howard Greenwood

5 months ago

Nancy Powell

Nancy Powell

In memory of Arthur and Lea Powell 5 months ago

Barbara Hiesiger

Barbara Hiesiger

DONATION: $25

5 months ago

Rachel Newcombe

Rachel Newcombe

DONATION: $100

5 months ago

David Epstein

David Epstein

5 months ago