Long Island, N.Y. – Tickets are now on sale for WBAB Vetsrock 2019 featuring Heart and Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, Thursday, September 26 at Northwell Health Jones Beach theater. Live Nation has committed that one dollar of each ticket sold will be donated to Hope For The Warriors.
In addition, WBAB and Hope For The Warriors are inviting active-duty service members, veterans and military families to attend for free by registering through Hope For The Warriors at hopeforthewarriors.org/2019wbabvetsrock. There are a limited number of free tickets and no free tickets will be available at the door.
Hope For The Warriors is a national nonprofit that assists veterans, service members and military families with a variety of programming including clinical health and wellness, sports and recreation and transition services.
“We’re excited to be a part of the annual Vetsrock concert and provide a fun night out to local military members,” said Robin Kelleher, co-founder and president of the nonprofit organization. “Most importantly, with WBAB’s continued support to Hope For The Warriors the station is truly impacting the well-being of the many veterans, service members and families who have bravely served and sacrificed for our country.”
Fans are encouraged to arrive to Jones Beach early to enjoy live music starting at 5:30 p.m. with the “Project9Line All-Stars,” featuring veterans of WWII, Vietnam, Iraq and Afghanistan.
As part of the event, WBAB will be collecting nonperishable food items to benefit Island Harvest Food Bank’s Operation: HOPE program that assists local veterans and military families struggling with hunger and food insecurity. In addition, concert attendees donating nonperishable food will qualify to win front row seats.
For more information on the WBAB Vetsrock 2019 or to purchase tickets, visit wbab.com/wbabvetsrock2019/.
For more information on free tickets to the active-duty service members, veterans and military families contact Joey Mac Dizon at firstname.lastname@example.org or register online at hopeforthewarriors.org/2019wbabvetsrock.
Hope For The Warriors
About Hope For The Warriors:
Founded in 2006, Hope For The Warriors is a national nonprofit dedicated to restoring a sense of self, family and hope for post 9/11 veterans, service members and military families. Since its inception, Hope For The Warriors has served over 23,200 through a variety of support programs focused on clinical health and wellness, sports and recreation and transition. One of the nonprofit’s first programs, Military Spouse and Caregiver Scholarships, has awarded over 135 scholarships to caregivers and families of the fallen. In addition, Run For The Warriors has captured the hearts of over 25,500 since 2010. For more information, visit hopeforthewarriors.org, Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.