Poem-a-Thon for refugees raises £12k… and more expected

Poem-a-ThonSixty sponsored poets will be reading to raise funds for Medecins Sans Frontieres to support their crucial work with refugees in the Mediterranean. Through online donations, the poets have already raised a massive £12,000 in less than a month and there’s still time to donate by clicking on the JustGiving page. Money goes directly to Medecins Sans Frontieres. 

Donations will also be accepted at the event on 5 December, which is free entry and on a come and go as you please basis. Audience are welcome to come and cheer, chat, order a cocktail and celebrate the power of the word. Come for ten minutes or ten hours or anything in between.

Vout-O-Reenee’s Club, The Crypt, 30 Prescot Street E1 8BB. Nearest tube stations: Tower Hill, Aldgate East. Date: 5 December 2015. Time: Between 12pm to 10pm.

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1 December 2015