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Hurricane Sandy Event Raises Over $1,700

Backyard Humanitarian group donates money raised

Stamford, CT | Added on January 07, 2013 At 05:57 PM

This past Saturday, the Stamford non-profit Backyard Humanitarian hosted a Superstorm Sandy relief concert at Rack ‘n’ Roll Café on Atlantic St.  Backyard Humanitarian member Mike Yaggi put the event together to raise money for those affected by the storm.  Yaggi said he wanted to continue fundraising in the area, and contacted the Darien-based agency, Person-to-Person.  Ceci Maher, Person-to-Person’s Executive Director said they were still assisting many in need.

 To watch the story behind the event, click here:


Today, Yaggi delivered a check of over $1,700 to Person-to-Person and the agency’s Development Officer Sarah Nolan, said 190 people attended the event in support of the cause.



Photo: Ceci Maher, Executive Director of Person-to-Person and Backyard Humanitarian member Mike Yaggi.  Person-to-Person receives money raised from Saturday night's Hurricane Sandy relief event.  Photo sent by Sara Nolan, Person-to-Person Development Officer.  

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