Valley musicians raising money for Akron Children’s Hospital through virtual concerts

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The half-hour concerts will be streamed live at 7 p.m. on the Rock for Kids Facebook page

Akron Childrens Hospital Mahoning Valley

BOARDMAN, Ohio (WKBN) – Four local bands are taking part in a virtual concert series to raise money for Akron Children’s Hospital Mahoning Valley.

Starting Friday, the half-hour concerts will be streamed live at 7 p.m. on the Rock for Kids Facebook page.

Here is the schedule for the upcoming concert series:

  • June 19 – The Acoustic Jones
  • June 29 – Leanne Binder and Rajma McKenzie
  • July 3 – Haymaker
  • July 10 – The Huckin Fillbillys

Rock for Kids was a day-long music festival held between 2014 and 2016, raising more than $16,700.

The virtual series will allow fans to enjoy music from these local artists and raise money for Akron Children’s Hospital from the safety of their own homes.

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