NASHVILLE (CelebrityAccess MediaWire) -– Tim McGraw and Faith Hill have annnounced that their upcoming tour stop in Biloxi, Mississippi on Friday, July 27th will be a benefit concert to assist organizations and individuals who are still in need of goods, services and finances due to the continued devastating effects of Hurricane Katrina. One hundred percent of the net concert proceeds will go to their Neighbors Keeper Foundation to support these efforts. Hill is from Star, Mississippi.
"It is a long term, continuing struggle for so many people in the region,” said McGraw and Hill. “This year we are focusing attention on the needs of Mississippi."
Last year their McGraw and Hill’s Neighbor’s Keeper Foundation held a benefit concert in New Orleans, Louisiana, and marked the return of the concert industry to the city. As a result of the concert proceeds and other donations, Neighbor’s Keeper Foundation has donated one million dollars directly to the Community Initiative Foundation in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. The Community Initiative Foundation runs children and young adult art therapy programs at the Renaissance Camp, the largest trailer city in Baton Rouge.
For further information on the tour go to their website.
Remaining "Soul2Soul Tour 2007" dates:
7/25/07 Tampa, FL—St Pete Times Forum
7/27/07 Biloxi, MS—Coast Coliseum
7/28/07 Lafayette, LA—Cajundome
7/29/07 Dallas, TX—American Airlines Center
7/31/07 Denver, CO—Pepsi Center
8/2/07 San Diego, CA—San Diego Sports Arena
8/3/07 Phoenix, AZ—Jobing.com Arena
8/4/07 Las Vegas, NV—MGM
8/6/07 Sacramento, CA—ARCO Arena
8/7/07 Fresno, CA—Savemart Center
8/8/07 San Jose, CA—HP Pavilion
8/10/07 Anaheim, CA—Honda Center
8/11/07 Anaheim, CA—Honda Center
-CelebrityAccess Staff Writers