On September 10, 2007, the alternative rock band, SWITCHFOOT, will be staging a concert in Manila, the Philippines for the benefit of IJM. Proceeds of the concert will help fund the legal and educational assistance provided to more than 100 children assisted by IJM.
International Justice Mission (“IJM”) is a non-profit organization that documents and monitors conditions of abuse and oppression, educates the public about the abuses, and mobilizes intervention on behalf of the victims. Our Manila office provides free legal, investigative, and social work assistance to abused or exploited children in the National Capital Region.
SWITCHFOOT popularized the following hits:
Only Hope (later re-recorded by Mandy Moore for the movie “A Walk to Remember”)
New Way to Be Human
Meant to Live
Dare You to Move
This Is Your Life
Their latest CD is the rock scorcher “Oh Gravity!”.
Ticket prices are:
P1400 (mosh pit)
P1200 (floor seats)
P1000 (special ringside)
P800 (reg ringside)
P600 (special lower box)
P400 (lower box)
Please visit http://www.ijm.org for more information about IJM and http://www.mtv.com/music/ artist/switchfoot/artist.jhtml for more information about Switchfoot.
OneMountaintop is the producer of the concert.
Centralized news will be in http://switchfootmanila.blogspot.com
So go there and bookmark it!!! And call up for ticket reservations.
IJM and OneMountainTop is also looking for Corporate Sponsors, BTW