Sandy Hook benefit at WCSU

DANBURY, CONN. —The Sigma Chi Fraternity, the Department of Music and the Campus & Student Centers Board of Western Connecticut State University will host a benefit to show support for those directly affected by the Sandy Hook tragedy. The event will be from 7 to 10 p.m. on Saturday, May 4, 2013, in the Campus Center Ballroom on the university’s Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. Tickets will be $10 for students with a valid I.D. and $20 for the public, and can be purchased at or (203) 837-TIXX.

This benefit will consist of raffles and giveaways, live entertainment provided by the WCSU Jazz Orchestra, dancing, hors d’oeuvres and performances by various a cappella groups. The event is funded by the WCSU Programs & Activities Council and the Student Government Association. All proceeds from admissions and raffles will be donated directly to the My Sandy Hook Family Fund.

For more information, email James Heffner at



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