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PASAN/Rittenhouse Fundraiser

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On Thursday, October 22nd, PASAN and Rittenhouse will be holding a joint fundraiser at PLAY on Church (504 Church St., 1 and 1/2 blocks north of Carlton).  The event will go from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m.

PASAN (Prisoners with HIV/AIDS Support Action Network) is a community-based network of prisoners, ex-prisoners, organizations, activists and individuals working together to provide advocacy, education, and support to prisoners on HIV/AIDS, HCV and related issues.

Rittenhouse seeks to create a more healing justice system through public education around alternatives to incarceration, as well as providing advocacy and support to prisoners, ex-prisoners and their families.

All the funds raised at this event will go towards the programs of these agencies.

9:00 p.m. Performance by the fabulous Michelle Ross                                   michelle10:00 p.m. Karaoke/Drag

There will also be a silent auction.

Tickets are $15 (with the option of a sliding scale)

For more information, call Joan at Rittenhouse  (416) 972-9992

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