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Local Event Makes a Difference in the Lives of Orphans
One of the biggest events in Philadelphia, the 2nd annual Help for Orphans International Benefit will take place on Thursday, May 19th, from 6-10pm at Public House. Event will feature celebrities, drink & menu specials, and raffle prizes.
By: Isabella Garcia
The event will feature music by celebrity DJ Chris Kennedy (aka Chris Masterson), DJ SAURJak, a Fashion Installation by SVET, $3-5 drink and menu specials, 50/50 raffle, and prize giveaways. Celebrity Appearance by Rudy Reyes of HBO’s Generation Kill; photography by Felix Kunze, a London/NYC based Getty Images photographer, and more.
Ms. Garcia (http://isabellantimes.wordpress.com/)
Help for Orphans International (http://helpfororphans.org/
According to UNICEF’s 2006 report, there are 143 million orphans in the developing world - 1 in every 13 kids. A statistic that Help for Orphans International’
Everyone is invited to come and support this charitable event. Public House is located on 2 Logan Square (18th St. between Arch & Cherry), Philadelphia, PA 19103. Tickets are $15 online or $25 at the door. Event information and tickets may be purchased at www.HFOIPhilly2011.charityhappenings.org. All ticket sales, donations, and raffle proceeds will go directly to Help for Orphans International.
Benefit Committee: Jack Muler, Krystal Souvanlasy, Audrey Julienne, Aleksandra Svetlichnaya, Sarah Ehrlich, Isabella Garcia
Interviews and photos will be available upon request.
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Help for Orphans International is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to bettering the lives of orphaned children. Our main focus is on empowering orphans and orphanages through education and sustainable practices so they may be able to stand on their own two feet.