BAND TOGETHER ANNOUNCES AUGUST 12 VIRTUAL TELETHON TO BENEFIT UNITED WAY OF THE GREATER TRIANGLE’S ANTI-RACISM COMMUNITY FUND

The virtual telethon will air August 12th to benefit local nonprofit leaders of color and organizations with systemic approaches to promoting racial equity in housing, food, healthcare, workforce, or education.

Band Together and United Way of the Greater Triangle, in partnership with WRAL, DPAC, and Lincoln Theatre, announced their benefit event “Call for Change: Band Together Against Racism.” Call for Change is a virtual telethon, powered by Nextiva, that will air August 12 on WRAL & That Station 95.7FM, featuring exclusive performances by some of North Carolina’s premier artists!The virtual telethon will raise funds to support the Anti-Racism Community Fund, which aims to turn nationwide conversation around systemic racism into local action by providing resources to develop Triangle-wide community leadership and investing in anti-racism, systems-level solutions to poverty.

Individuals interested in donating can go here: https://unitedwaytriangle.org/callforchange

For more information visit: https://bandtogethernc.org