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- Hoodstock moved in 2014 to the famous American Visionary Art Museum fondly known as AVAM where 360 attended and over $70,000 was raised (Source: www.mt.cm)

- In the 13 years that Hoodstock has been a charity event for Unified Community Connections it has raised over $578,000 (Source: www.mt.cm)

Aug. 8—Despite a shooting at Toledo's Savage Park just two weeks before, Hoodstock 2021 went on as planned with a school supplies giveaway, food, and games for families in the community. (Source: finance.yahoo.com)

The Hoodstock Foundation is a local nonprofit organization dedicated to peace, change, economic growth, and youth empowerment. Mr. Fagan said because of the recent violence, some vendors and performers backed out this year. This year's event also got off to a slower start than usual. (Source: finance.yahoo.com)

Hoodstock is a grass roots music festival with its roots based on the rock/folk music scene of the late '60s and early '70s mixed with contemporary music. Originally founded in 2004 as a neighborhood event before its popularity made all the Baltimore region its "hood" Hoodstock is now a major fundraiser to benefit Unified Community Connections and all they do to advance the independence of children and adults with disabilities. (Source: www.mt.cm)

- Hoodstock is meant to be the anti-black-tie charity event. It is designed in the fashion of the late '60s and early '70s music festivals where all come casual, relaxed, and enjoy rock/folk music from multiple local and regional bands. Hoodstock does not look or feel like the traditional gala and we think that is a good thing! (Source: www.mt.cm)

HELP

As it became clear that the borough was the epicentre of COVID-19 cases in Quebec and in Canada, the youth-centric community group launched a crowdfunding campaign. Organizers hoped to raise $50,000 to distribute protective gear to help prevent the spread of the virus. (Source: montrealgazette.com)

On May 31, Hoodstock helped organize the first anti-racism protest in Montreal following the killing of George Floyd by Minneapolis police. (Source: montrealgazette.com)

"This helps save lives," he said about Sunday's event. "We bring families, neighbors, various communities to the park to engage in a safe, giving environment." (Source: finance.yahoo.com)

 

In previous years, Boeing (NYSE: BA), Airbus (OTC: EADSY), and their customers -- particularly airlines based in the Middle East and nearby regions -- have used the Dubai Airshow to announce massive aircraft orders. Order activity was somewhat more muted at this year's Dubai Airshow, due to the continuing overhang of the COVID-19 pandemic. Airbus won the bulk of the deals that did materialize, helping it cut into Boeing's year-to-date lead on orders. (Source: finance.yahoo.com)

 

COMMUNITY

Hoodstock is a grass roots music festival with its roots based on the rock/folk/soul music scene of the late ’60s and early ’70s mixed with contemporary music. Originally founded in 2004 as a neighborhood event before its popularity made all the Baltimore region its “hood” Hoodstock is now a major fundraiser to benefit Unified Community Connections and all they do to advance the independence of children and adults with disabilities. (Source: www.missiontix.com)

As it became clear that the borough was the epicentre of COVID-19 cases in Quebec and in Canada, the youth-centric community group launched a crowdfunding campaign. Organizers hoped to raise $50,000 to distribute protective gear to help prevent the spread of the virus. (Source: montrealgazette.com)

“We were able to have direct contact with the community,” Mustapha said, “to ask how their confinement was going. In Montreal North, there are people living in precarious socio-economic situations. There are families and people living alone, in small apartments, unsanitary conditions that we knew could have an impact on mental health. Part of the distribution process involved talking to people, seeing how they were doing and what their needs were.” (Source: montrealgazette.com)

“I’m really excited by what’s happening to us,” she said of the group’s expanding mission. “In the end, we’re there to serve the community. Our mandate is to fight systemic inequalities, without ever forgetting who we’re working for. (Source: montrealgazette.com)

montrealgazette.com)“In the context of COVID, we have seen local, provincial and national authorities continue to leave Montreal North behind; but we won’t wait. We will keep pushing our initiatives. We live in these communities. We’re part of these communities, so we’re very ambitious.” (Source:

“Music does something to the spirit,” said Prosper, who co-directed the video with Carlos Guerra. “The reception from the community was incredible. Making a music video was a crazy idea. But it shows Hoodstock is more than an organization. It’s a movement. (Source: montrealgazette.com)

Aug. 8—Despite a shooting at Toledo's Savage Park just two weeks before, Hoodstock 2021 went on as planned with a school supplies giveaway, food, and games for families in the community. (Source: finance.yahoo.com)

Hoodstock is considered to be an anti-black-tie charity event where guests “Just Say No to Black-Tie and Yes to Tie-Dye!” It is a casual, laidback, family friendly event where attendees enjoy live music along with good casual food, beer, and wine all for a modest ticket price. Many of the bands that perform include band members who have a direct connection to the mission of Unified Community Connections. Approximately 400 people attended last year raising more than $82,000! (Source: www.mt.cm)

 

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