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Improv Comedy Meat Raffle Aims to Raise Funds for Firefighter Relief
October 22 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pmFree
“Meat” us at FINNEGANS Brew Co. on Friday, October 22, 2021 for an Improv Comedy Meat Raffle hosted by Danger Boat Comedy. Friday will include multiple rounds of raffle and LIVE short-form comedy in the vein of Whose Line is it Anyway. All proceeds from the raffle will benefit Firefighters for Healing, a local nonprofit that supports burn survivor patients and helps firefighters pivot after a line of duty injury or medical diagnosis.
When: Friday, October 22, 2021
Time: 7:00 – 9:00 pm
Location: FINNEGANS at 817 S 5th Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55404
Cost: FREE to attend. $2 and $3 raffle tickets will earn you chances to win prime meat selections ranging in value from $25-50 dollars
“Firefighters For Healing meets firefighters and their families when a diagnosis or line of duty injury has rocked their world. We do our best to show them the respect and compassion they deserve to get through it. We are so thankful for FINNEGANS and their creativity to raise funds for families in need,” said Executive Director Jake LaFerriere. “Visit firefightersforhealing.org to learn more.”
FINNEGANS Brew Co. turns beer into food. Founded in 2000 in Minneapolis, FINNEGANS is a self-sustaining and inspirational social business. Through sales of its ever-expanding roster of beers, FINNEGANS has created an innovative business model driving the company to create community wealth through the donation of profits to the FINNEGANS Community Fund, a 501(c)(3). The Fund supports hunger alleviation programs in every market where FINNEGANS is sold, which includes MN, WI, ND and SD. Visit finnegans.org to learn more.
Firefighters For Healing is a tax-exempt, 501(c)(3) organization that was founded by a former Minneapolis firefighter, Jake LaFerriere, in 2010 after he suffered third and fourth degree burns as the result of a backdraft explosion. Firefighters For Healing provides support to burn survivor patients and helps firefighters and first responders pivot after an injury or medical diagnosis. Firefighters For Healing provides qualifying families from Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wisconsin with emergency housing, grocery hampers, gift cards for groceries, gas, clothing and more. Visit firefightersforhealing.org today.
Danger Boat Comedy is a NEW short-form improv comedy outfit from Danger Boat Productions, founders of The Theater of Public Policy, Minnesota’s BEST (and coincidentally, only) civics-minded Improv Comedy theater. Danger Boat’s rotating cast regularly features the top comedy talents in the Twin Cities. Visit dangerboat.net to learn more.
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