FRI 11/15/2013 Love & Light Prayer Vigil and Benefit

“LOVE & LIGHT” EVENT INFO:


DATE: FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2013


Prayer Vigil (6:30p-7:30p):


Houstonians to Host “Love & Light” Prayer Vigil at City Hall to Honor Victims of Typhoon Yolanda in the Philippines


On Friday, November 15, 2013, from 6:30 - 7:30 p.m., a "Love & Light" prayer vigil will be held at the steps of City Hall in Downtown Houston to honor victims of Typhoon Yolanda in the Philippines. No-drip-candles are required or use drip shields – Parks officials ban wax drips on parks grounds. Please come prepared for a cold evening. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to attend. City Hall will be illuminated with the Philippine colors:  yellow, red, white and blue.

Attendees are asked NOT to bring donations of any kind to this particular event, rather please bring your donations to the locations listed below.


Parking: On-street parking at meters surrounding City Hall and behind the City Hall Annex is available at no charge after 6:00 p.m. Alternatively, you may pay to park in the Theater District Parking Garage; use Rusk Street Entrance #2 (across the Federal Building/Court House, between Smith and Bagby Streets). The event will be held in Hermann Square which is front of City Hall, #3 in the parking map image.

Facebook Event Page: https://www.facebook.com/events/560857110651436/


Adobo Hoedown Warm-Up Benefit (8p-2a):


Immediately following the "Love & Light” Prayer Vigil, the BAHAla na Tribe and Dean's Downtown at 316 Main Street are hosting a special editionLove & Light” Adobo Hoedown warm-up benefit from 8:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m. featuring light bites, a pop-up shop and music by D.j. BabyJae and friends of the Kracker Nuttz.


This event is open to the public, ages 21 and up. Suggestion donation for entry is $10.


Attendees are asked NOT to bring donations of any kind to this particular event, rather please bring your donations to the locations listed below.


Proceeds will be donated to Typhoon Yolanda relief.


Love & Light is a warm-up benefit for the full-scale Adobo Hoedown event currently in the works. Stay tuned for updates!


Facebook Event Page: https://www.facebook.com/events/561420810603763


Special thanks to our food sponsors:




ONGOING thru 11/24/13 - T-shirt Drive:




MON 11/18-11/24 - TEN THOUSAND VILLAGES SHOPPING EVENT

15% of sales from 11/18-11/24 will be donated to Typhoon Victims

Hosted by: Ten Thousand Villages and Catholic Relief Services

Location: 2424 Rice Blvd, Houston TX

Time: 6p-8p on 11/18 and thru 11/24 when you mention Typhoon Haiyan at checkout

Contact: Lourdes Eco-Jea at lourdes.ecojea@gmail, 832-795-4994



FRI 11/22/13 - ZUMBA FOR TYPHOON VICTIMS:





FRI 11/22/13 - Lions Club Benefit Show and Silent Auction:


SAT 11/23/13 - 9a-10:30a - ZUMBATON FOR 'RAISE THE ROOF' FUNDRAISER




SAT 11/23/13 - 10a-3p - AUCTION FOR A CAUSE


· All proceeds will be donated to the victims of Typhoon Haiyan AKA “Yolanda”

· If you have items you would like to donate, please drop them off at Filipiniana Too, 4051 FM 1960 RD WEST, HOUSTON, TX 77068 on or before Nov 22.

· You can donate anything you want as long as they are in good condition and they are worth auctioning (i.e. Purses, Electronics, Unused Gift Cards, Jewelry/Accessories, Paintings etc. )

· WHERE: Filipiniana Too FM 1960 on Nov 23rd from 10AM TO 3PM

· “Yakap para sa Pinas” shirts will be sold as well.

· Winners can pay with cash or check only.

· Hosted by: Mheng & Wilma - 281-622-9322



SAT 11/23/13 - 2p-6p FYP Typhoon Relief Fundraiser and Volleyball/Election Informational Social



SAT 11/23/13 - 7p Fundraising Dinner and Live Band @ Jonathan’s Grill:



SUN 11/24/13 - 11a-8p Foodtrucks For Typhoon Victims Fundraiser:





SUN 11/24/13 - 3P -TE HOUSE OF TEA BENEFIT CONCERT

https://www.facebook.com/events/652314541480989/652606121451831



SAT 11/30/13 - 12p-8p BOOGIE IN THE PARK:


In memory of one of the founders of Adobo Hoedown and BAHAla na Tribe...Elroy Boogie
Please come out and support "BOOGIE IN THE PARK"- SAT.NOV. 30
*Parts of the proceeds will be going toward Super Typhoon Haiyan Relief Efforts

GET YOUR "B.I.P" PACKAGES

Support the cause by purchasing "B.I.P" packages and assorted items

- Food Plates
- "Limited Edition" T-Shirts (by Caughtin Customs)

PURCHASE yours now at:

http://boogieinthepark.brownpapertickets.com/



SAT 12/7/13 - 7:30a-2p FYP: BARGAINS FOR A BENEFIT - CITY WIDE GARAGE SALE

https://www.facebook.com/events/481386555312475


SAT 12/14/13 - 3P-2A HOPE FOR HAIYAN BENEFIT CONCERT

www.hfhbenefit.com

SAT 12/14/13 - 5P DINNER/DANCE/MARKET EVENT





SAT 12/14/13 - 7P-10P CAMP EFRAIM BENEFIT EVENT