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Call to Artists 48 for Larry

Postby DeDeSorensen » Fri Jul 03, 2009 11:09 pm

48forLarry 48hour Live Radiothon & Silent Auction Info here: http://blockheadradiolive.com/48forlarry
Every now and then a person comes into your life and upon meeting them for the first time you feel as if you've known this person your whole life. Larry is one of those people for me and not surprisingly, I've come to find out recently, for alot of other folks in the handmade artisan community. Please read about my friend Larry (written by Rockerchic)and what we artisans are doing to help ... if you are so moved, please help us to get the word out by sharing this link with your friends. If you are an artist and would like to donate an item to the silent auction that will be aired on Blockhead Radio, email me at the link below. :) DeDe Sorensen

Larry Hamm over at Chelsea Lynn Designs on ArtFire http://www.artfire.com/users/chelsealynndesigns is a friend of many in the world of handmade, he is also the voice of The Crazy Train on Blockhead Radion http://blockheadradiolive.com/. Larry has a fantastic wife Janet, and an 8 year old son Jacob who live with him in Lansing, NC deep in the Blue Ridge Mountains. Larry is a friend to everyone and just an all around swell guy. He is most definitely the “shirt off your back” kind of friend. Right now, all of Larry’s friends and Blockhead radio are teaming up to help him out in a tough time.

Larry is a disabled diabetic who currently has lost his health insurance. His medication alone monthly is over $2,000. Larry is not receiving disability, he has not been approved yet. His wife is the only source of income and she doesn’t make enough to cover his medications. Larry’s doctors have given him an outlook of only 18 months to live if he doesn’t receive a $17,000 gastric bypass surgery as soon as possible. Larry and his family need all the help from their family and friends they can get! Jacob and Janet need Larry to hang around here with them as long as he possibly can! All of his friends surely want Larry to stick around too!

All of us at Blockhead Radio are gearing up for the biggest Radiothon you’ll ever be a part of! July 24th at 6pm until July 26th at 6pm, Blockhead Rod will be live on the radio for 48 hours straight raising money for our friend Larry. A silent auction of donated handmade goods will also be going up on the home page of Blockhead Radio with 100% of the proceeds going to Larry.

If you would like to be a part of this wonderful event, please email DeDe Sorensen at: 48forlarry@blockheadradio.com Please donate any handmade items you can for the silent auction have your emails in with your donations by July 22nd. If you would like to donate cash for Larry’s prescriptions and surgery please visit Blockhead Radio July 24th through July 26th. There will be plenty of ways to get your donations in.

Keep listening to Blockhead Radio http://blockheadradiolive.com for fantastic indie music, and how you can help Larry Hamm of Chelsea Lynn Designs.

Help spread the work.....link this post or feel free to copy and paste it on your blog...thanks.
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