March 16, 2023


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Heal the Earth’s Rx for Cuba Tour Starts This Weekend

The Recover the Earth foundation is functioning with the Miami Blues Band to elevate recognition and dollars for medication required by the people today of Cuba. Cuba at this time has small to no entry to drugs, which includes basic medicines like Advil and Motrin, and we are trying to strengthen this circumstance. Be sure to join us in our hard work at our free displays this summer season!

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up-to-date: Jul 22, 2021 15:00 EDT

The Heal the Earth basis provides the “Rx for Cuba” tour this summer time featuring the Miami Blues Band. The people of Cuba have little to no entry to medicine and our mission is to increase dollars and recognition to enhance this disaster. The tour commences this Friday evening, the 23rd, at Alfaro’s Nightclub and Lounge on Calle Ocho in Miami.

In accordance to Reuters, “Cuba, which retained coronavirus bacterial infections minimal final yr, now has the best level of contagion per capita in Latin The us. The Caribbean country of 11 million persons claimed almost 4,000 confirmed circumstances for every million people around the past week, 9 times much more than the planet average and much more than any other state in the Americas for its measurement. The outbreak, fueled by the arrival of the a lot more contagious Delta variant to start with recognized in India, has pushed hospitals at the virus epicenter in the province of Matanzas to the brink. Point out media has revealed exceptional illustrations or photos of individuals in healthcare facility beds in corridors and medical professionals complaining of a lack of oxygen, ventilators, and medicines.”

In 2017, the Recover the Earth basis was fashioned to promote, market, and produce the desire of the normal community in the arts. Particularly by bringing the arts to regions and inhabitants facilities that are not sufficiently served. It also fundraised platforms for up-and-coming artists to showcase their abilities, helped fundraise consciousness about health care, the environment, the arts, and served the homeless. Now, we continue with fundraising efforts to enhance the healthcare standing in Cuba.

Kristen Carranza, Associate Director and Spokesman for Recover the Earth mentioned right now, “This complete idea and notion arrived to life a few of months back when 1 of the band customers had to personally buy simple OTC medicine and travel in-particular person to Cuba for his ailing mom. That was his only choice considering the fact that UPS, FedEx, and USPS do not produce to Cuba and the medication was unavailable in the nation. So we made it our mission to elevate cash, get the provides in bulk, and hand-produce it to those in need in Cuba.”

The Miami Blues Band is a massive, neighborhood band that caters to the sounds of classical blues music. The band is as eclectic as its very own namesake, hometown town. The nostalgic performances captivate audiences and transports them back to the great sounds of the bands of the 1950s, like the Glen Miller Band. The Miami Blues Band is the biggest band in Southern Florida. You don’t want to miss looking at them reside!

The Rx for Cuba tour dates are as follows: July 23 at Alfaro’s Nightclub and Lounge in Miami, July 24 at Titanic Brewery in Coral Gables, Aug. 5 at Bay 13 Brewery in Coral Gables, Aug. 6 at Shipwreckers Bar in Fort Lauderdale, and Aug. 20 at Kelly Brother’s Irish Pub in Fort Lauderdale. For even further data, Make sure you take a look at and comply with us on Instagram @healtheearthfoundation. 

Supply: Recover The Earth Basis for the Arts