Following in the footsteps of artists like Plumb, Jars of Clay has taken to RallySong.com to help raise funds for the clean water in Africa charity, Blood:Water Mission, which the band also founded. With their RallySong campaign, the band hopes to raise $10,000 for Blood:Water and is offering a first listen to a new 5-song EP of demos from their 2013 album Inland, including b-sides, along with the chance to win dinner with the guys in January. Visit https://rallysong.com/jarsofclay to contribute.
“We can’t thank you enough for supporting our campaign and a cause that is very important to Jars Of Clay. Your gift will help support Blood:Water, an equipping agency that partners with African grassroots organizations to address the HIV/AIDS and water crises. Everyone who contributes $5 will be the first to receive our brand new 5 song EP, “Others EP”. We’re also playing a private concert at Blood:Water headquarters in Nashville, TN for 20 contributors. Every dollar you contirbute is one entry to win a dinner with Jars of Clay the same day as this very special show. Good luck and see you in Nashville!” – Jars of Clay
Details for anyone entering the competition:
WHO: You + a friend + dinner with Jars of Clay and a concert
WHAT: Private concert from Jars of Clay
WHEN: January, 27th 2015
WHERE: Blood:Water headquarters in Nashville, TN
WHY: To raise funding and awareness for the non-profit organization, the Blood:Water
HOW: Every dollar you contribute is an entry to win! The more you contribute the better your chances of winning. You can also share the campaign page to improve your chances of winning or donate to be in the top 20 contributors to gain access to the concert.
For your contribution to Blood:Water, Jars of Clay are releasing a brand new 5 song EP titled, “Others EP” to everyone who contributes $5 or more towards this campaign. Be the first to receive this new music from Jars of Clay and attend a private concert at Blood:Water headquarters in Nashville, TN by being one of the 20 contributors at the $50 level. Jars of Clay is also selecting one lucky winner and a friend to have dinner with the band on the same day as their private show. Every dollar you contribute is an entry to win, so contribute more and share with friends to increase your chances of winning.
ABOUT THE BLOOD:WATER
Blood:Water is an equipping agency that partners with African grassroots organizations to address the HIV/AIDS and water crises. They do this by identifying Africa’s hidden heroes and coming alongside their vision for change. Through technical, financial and organizational support, Blood:Water expands the reach and effectiveness of African civil society organizations and the communities they serve.
Founded in 2004 by multi-platinum GRAMMY® Award winning band, Jars of Clay, Blood:Water raised over $24 million and reached more than 1 million people in 11 countries with clean water and HIV/AIDS support in its first 10 years. Upon reaching that significant milestone in 2014, Blood:Water resolved to do it again and reach The Next Million people, but, this time, in just three years.
For more information and to get involved, visit www.bloodwater.org or follow on twitter, @bloodwater.