In January, Mike Shinoda and Music for Relief traveled through Port-au-Prince, Haiti. There, Mike did an impromptu jam session with a local group of Haitian musicians called Lakou Mizik. Steve Valcourt participated in the session and was so humbled by the experience that he wanted to share it with the MFR community. Valcourt even sent out a special message to Linkin Park. …Continue
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On Sunday, March 24, Music for Relief and Power the World participated in the first ever Los Angeles Film and Entertainment Soccer Tournament. The all-day event brought entertainment industry professionals onto one field where they battled it…Continue
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We've designed a bracelet to benefit families impacted by Hurricane Sandy. Click here to purchase.
The bracelet features a black adjustable band with two interlocking circles engraved with “Music For Relief.” 100% of all proceeds from the bracelet will support Music For Relief’s Sandy recovery efforts by implementing long-term…Continue
Click on the image below to watch Laura's CNN HERO video.
WE CARE SOLAR’s co-founder, Dr. Laura Stachel, is nominated for CNN HERO of the Year for her contribution of “solar suitcases” to developing countries. WE CARE SOLAR is one of MFR’s partner organizations and we are ecstatic that they are featured on CNN.com this week. …Continue
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Thanks to all the LPU members who volunteered with Music for Relief to support the Forest and Bird Society of Auckland. Volunteers helped by removing the climbing asparagus weed to help protect the native vegetation and encourage the environment to prosper. Awesome work!…Continue
HAITI VISIT PART 3: CHOLERA TREATMENT
On January 13, Mike Shinoda and Music for Relief visited two cholera treatment facilities in Port-au-Prince with International Medical Corps. Our goal was to get a better understanding of cholera in Haiti, how water emergencies like Hurricane Sandy accelerate the spread of the infection, and its treatment.…
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Since Hurricane Sandy hit, MFR has partnered with Save the Children and International Medical Corps to help children and their families recover.
In New York and New Jersey, Save the Children has been there since day 1 helping the kids affected. MFR's support has helped Save replace indoor and outdoor learning…Continue
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Music for Relief and Linkin Park launched Power the World to improve the lives of children and their families in South America by providing them with clean, sustainable energy in the form of a…Continue
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Linkin Park has teamed up with Sebago®, the premium purveyor of men's and women's nautical and New England inspired footwear, apparel and accessories, to design an exclusive, limited-edition boot. Retail price is $250, with 10% of all proceeds benefiting Music for Relief. You can get a pair at sebago.com and linkinpark.com as well as at high-end…Continue
Music for Relief traveled to Haiti on January 12th 2013, the 3 year anniversary of the devastating earthquake in Port-au-Prince. During this visit we toured current and past MFR projects.
In 2011 Music for Relief supported reforestation with partner organization Let Haiti Live. The project supported reforestation in and around the village of Cyvadier, in the…Continue
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Check out the video of Incubus discussing their partnering with Music for Relief and Power the World. The bands Make Yourself Foundation has granted $25,000 towards bringing solar suitcases to Uganda to bring light to help in hospitals and homes. This donation will help many people who lack renewable energy, and we thank them for their support of helping MFR Power the World. Click here to learn about ways you can help…Continue
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Instead of throwing your old and unwanted batteries in the trash, help the environment by recycling them with Call2Recycle. You can find a recycling center near you by clicking here.…
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We are excited to share a new way for you to support Music for Relief, by creating your own fundraiser. Its easy. Just create your own fundraising page and then invite friends, family, neighbors, co-workers support you.Continue
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Music for Relief would like to send a huge thank you to the band Incubus for their support of Power the World. The band just announced they will be starting off 2013 with a $25,000 donation to provide Solar Suitcases in Uganda. This will be making a huge impact on those who need renewable energy the most, and we…Continue
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Music for Relief is looking for volunteers to help at the Music for Relief / Power the World booth at Linkin Park shows New Zealand. Volunteers do not need a ticket and will get to watch Linkin Park's set but will miss the opening artist. Volunteers must arrive two hours before doors open to help set up.
We are currently looking for volunteers for the following date:
February 21st, 2013 in Auckland, New…Continue
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