BC/EFA Donates $100,000 To Red Cross For Katrina Relief
In a letter to the community, Paul Libin (President) and Tom Viola (Executive Director) of BC/EFA announced a donation of $100,000 to the Red Cross for the victims of hurricane Katrina. In the letter, they write, "like you, we have also watched with sadness and concern the devastation that has resulted from Hurricane Katrina hitting the Gulf Coast. The level of destruction and, worse, the sense of how huge the recovery efforts will need to be, has once again moved BC/EFA to act. "A check was sent to the Washington DC office of the Red Cross "expressly for emergency efforts and on-going relief aid being provided to the citizens of New Orleans and the Gulf Coast. "Those who would like to make a contribution on their own may do so by sending a check to:
American Red Cross
DISASTER RELIEF FUND Hurricane Relief
P.O. Box 37243
Washington , DC 20013or by visiting http://www.nyredcross.org Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS (BC/EFA) is the nation's leading industry-based, not-for-profit AIDS fundraising and grant making organization. BC/EFA is the on-going, committed response from the American Theatre community to an urgent worldwide health crisis. By drawing upon the talents, resources, and generosity of this community, BC/EFA raises funds for AIDS-related causes across the United States. Since its founding in 1988, BC/EFA has raised over $80 million for critically needed services for people with AIDS, HIV or HIV-related illnesses. http://bcefa.org .