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    Posted September 1, 2009 by
    SusanMarieNY
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    Buffalo, New York
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    Sexual Trafficking and Child Abuse: Artists United For Human Rights

     

    On October 4, 2009, aboard the USS Little Rock, Buffalo and Erie County Naval and Military Park, musicians and artists support human rights. 12n-7pm Sunday, come for non-stop live music, an artist and organizational  festival with directors of task forces and organizations that support human rights focusing on education, awareness and prevention of child abuse and trafficking.

    This all day event is free and open to the public in direct support of (Citizen's Task Force on Child Abuse and Neglect (CTFCAN) (7 task forces in Buffalo), Prevent Child Abuse NY and Maiti Nepal (ATSEC: Action Against Trafficking and Sexual Exploitation of Children) with a focus on The Universal Declaration of Human Rights.

    Musicians: Noa Bursie, Emile Latimer, Lance Diamond, The BloodThirsty Vegans, Joni Russ, Van Taylor Project (AFE-USO), Rob Falgiano, Gruvology, Derek McKeith (NYC), Joyce Wilson Nixon Band, Buffalo Select Chorus and Free Henry!

    Artists & Installations:
    Artfully Aware NYC Team (International), Nomad Magazine Community Painting Project (local), Buffalo Indie Market 15-20 installations (local), and Poet Tree Magazine (International.)

    October is National Prevention of Violence Month, this event is between International Day of Non-Violence (Mahatma Gandhi), and Day of Unity Against Domestic Violence.

    All artists are donating 20% of their sales to both organizations and the musicians are playing for free to support the cause. Help us help others.

    Artists United For Human Rights © is a registered project under President Barack Obama's Serve.Gov, Million Voices Campaign and The World March for Peace and Non-Violence.

    Contact:
    Susan Marie Public Relations
    susan.marie.1971@gmail.com
    716-783-7067
    New York USA 2009

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