Rock for Care raises $5,040 for Women’s & Children’s Health Services
The 7th Annual ‘Rock for Care’ held April 22nd at The Longhorn Pub raised $5,040 for Women’s & Children’s Health Services.
Organized by The Longhorn Pub and musician Rick Zipp from The Wheely Nawties, ‘Rock for Care’ is held annually with local bands donating their time and talents in a 12-hour non-stop entertainment from noon to midnight.
Twelve BC bands took the stage for the event, with a new act performing every hour.
Funds are raised through donations from admission and proceeds from auction items donated by local businesses.
Since 2009, ‘Rock for Care’ has raised $37,038 towards medical equipment for the hospital.