Free Radicals Chilypep Benefit Gig raises over £1500

The Free Radicals Benefit Gig was a huge success and Chilypep would like to thank all who came.
Local jazz and swing legends The Free Radicals hosted a benefit gig for Chilypep on Saturday Dec 2nd. The night was a huge success with over 150 attendees and £1586 raised through ticket sales, a raffle and auction. 

Chilypep supporters and music-lovers alike danced the night away at Crookes Social Club where the event was held.

The Free Radicals were joined by a support act, 17-year-old singer songwriter Rachel Webster, who performed a mix of original tracks and covers accompanied by her guitar.

The gig was also the last for Free Radicals’ percussionist Val Regan who will no longer be playing with the band due to other commitments.

The Free Radicals Performed jazz and swing classics.

Chilypep would like to thank all who attended the gig and donated their time, money and auction prizes.

The funds raised will go directly towards supporting Chilypep’s projects to empower young people and help them to shape their communities and the services they use.

Young people, students and community members danced the night away in aid of Chilypep.

 

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