February 04, 2005 Lehigh Valley, Pa.
Air Products’ corporate band, The Difference, will be joined by other special guests for a benefit concert in support of the American Red Cross on Sunday, February 20, at Allentown Symphony Hall. All proceeds from the concert will be donated to the American Red Cross International Response Fund, which recently aided victims of the South Asian tsunami and provides immediate assistance to those affected by crises around the world.
The “Give a Helping Hand” concert will feature performances by The Difference—one of America’s best corporate bands, according to FORTUNE magazine—and Johnny Dock and His All Star Band. Local radio personalities Rick Michaels and Samantha Layne, from 99.9FM The Hawk, will serve as the Masters of Ceremony.
A pre-concert reception will be held from 5:00-5:45 p.m., and the bands will perform from 6:00-9:30 p.m. Concert tickets are $15, and combination reception and concert tickets are $30 (includes wine and hors d’oeuvres, and orchestra seating). Tickets are on sale now at the Allentown Symphony Hall (www.allentownsymphony.org) box office at 23 North 6th Street, Allentown, Pa., phone (610) 432-6715 x206. For additional information, phone (610) 481-4392.