We are excited and honored to be a sponsor of this fundraiser that will assist Ricardo “Mundo” Gordon with a kidney transplant” said Murphy. “Ricardo “Mundo” Gordon was one of the original members of the famous dancehall group, the Ravers Clavers crew. It is fitting that other dancers have come to aid him in this time of need.
The fundraising 3-day event will be held from Friday September 26, to Sunday September 28, 2014, in New York at various dance studios. The weekend event is filled with dance workshops, performances, art, fashion, and live music entertainment. The dance workshops will include Zumba, yoga, hip hop, Dancehall and Afro Caribbean dance.
“I am very excited to announce that Jamaicans.com is an official sponsor for the Fiyah for a Cause Fundraiser event this weekend” said Jessica Phoenix, owner of Fiyah Productions, LLC and organizer for the event. “We look forward to seeing all the supporters in NYC come out for the 3-day festivities. And with the success of this partnership, we hope to help raise funds for Mundo Ravers. “
Friday’s event will be held at Ripley Grier Studio in Manhattan at Ripley Grier Studio 520 8th Avenue between 36th & 37th Street in Manhattan. Saturday and Sunday events will be held at the Breakin Boundaries studio Breakin Boundaries, 11 Newel Street, Brooklyn, NY 11222