FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 24, 2022
Contact: Kristen Grainger, 503.931.3702
She’s Speaking Presents: Voices Raised for Ukraine
(Portland, Ore) – She’s Speaking today announced an in-person benefit concert at 7 pm on Sunday, April 10 at Artichoke Music, 2007 SE Powell Blvd., Portland. The concert, featuring five women singer-songwriters, will also be live-streamed, with proceeds benefiting Mercy Corps’ humanitarian relief efforts in Ukraine.
“So many of us feel helpless and deeply concerned about what’s happening in Ukraine,” said She’s Speaking co-founder Kristen Grainger. “Raising awareness and resources for aid, support, supplies — this is something positive everyone can do.”
Tickets are $20, available here.
The lineup includes Darka Dusty, Beth Wood, Bre Gregg of Red Bird Soul, Kristen Grainger of True North, and Kathryn Claire.
The artists are donating their performances, and Artichoke Music is donating their portion of the cover charge as well as proceeds from the sale of beer donated by Portland brewery Hammer & Stitch.
What: Benefit concert for Mercy Corps in Ukraine
When: 7 pm, Sunday, April 10
Where: Artichoke Music (in person), 2007 SE Powell, Portland, or streaming live here.
Who: Singer-songwriters Bre Gregg, Kristen Grainger, Kathryn Claire, Beth Wood, Darka Dusty.
Tickets here ($20/in-person)
Live stream info here (no ticket required; donations requested)
About She’s Speaking
Recognizing that women are underrepresented across all aspects of the music industry, and named after Kamala Harris' now-famous quip during the 2020 vice presidential debates, She’s Speaking seeks to promote songs about women, by women, for everyone. Learn more here..
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