Valentine’s Benefit Concert and Silent Auction at Bloombars Friday


From an email:

“Valentine Benefit Concert and Silent Auction!!!
Presented by V-Day DC:

Friday, February 12th
Bloombars (3222 11th Street NW, Washington, DC)

Featuring amazing female-powered performances from local artists:

Nila (
FREE (aka Yvette Benjamin) (
The Sweater Set (
Carolyn Malachi (

UPDATE: Capital Blend, DC’s all women a cappella group will also be performing!!! (

The goal of the event is to raise awareness of violence against women while raising funds for Courtney’s House (, the first shelter in DC for sex-trafficked children and young women. A suggested donation of $10 (or whatever you can give!) will be collected at the door, and there will be a (affordable) silent auction featuring:

Gift certificates to area restaurants
Art work and jewelry by local artists
Spa services
Much, much more!!!”