Collier Row community centre to host music fundraiser for town's Memoirs Through Murals project
PUBLISHED: 13:00 16 August 2019
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A fundraising night of live music and talent from around the borough is to be held this month in aid of an art project for the community.
Community Interest Company Things Made Public will be hosting the Music for Memoirs fundraiser at The North Romford Community Centre, Clockhouse Lane, Collier Row, on Thursday, August 22 from 7.30pm.
The event will be a night of live music performances, prizes to be won and fun children's activities.
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It is being held to raise money for the Memoirs Through Murals project which will see them work with primary schools in Collier Row to encourage children to capture stories about the town's history through writing and drawings.
Using these stories as inspiration, they will then work with street artists to create murals alongside a complimentary booklet and art trail, celebrating the history and stories of Collier Row.
More than £7,000 is still needed before August 27 in order to receive the Mayor of London's pledge of £30,000 for the project.
To make a donation, visit spacehive.com/memoirs-through-murals
To purchase tickets, visit https://bit.ly/2Z8S7uC