Join us! Brother Ray’s Benefit for Sixth Grade Band Saturday, June 8

A Message from the Bellingham public Schools Foundation

The Bellingham public Schools Foundation will sponsor the ninth annual Brother Ray’s Benefit for Sixth Grade Band Kids from 1 to 6 p.m. on Saturday, June 8 at Boundary Bay, located at 1107 Railroad Avenue in downtown 鶹Ժ.

This family-friendly event will feature #5 Collective Jazz Band at 1 p.m., the 鶹Ժ Youth Jazz Band at 2 p.m., Squalicum High School Jazz Band at 3 p.m. and The Atlantics from 4-6 p.m. Funds raised will go to the Ray Downey Band Fund at the Bellingham public Schools Foundation, in memory of longtime 鶹Ժ-based musician Ray Downey.

Donations at the event support sixth grade band students during their first year of playing a band instrument. Musical instruments of any kind can be also donated during the event and will be lent out to aspiring student musicians in our schools.

There will be onsite BBQ available for purchase.

For more information, call 360-676-6479, email foundation@bellinghamschools.org or visit .