LOVE Leave Out ViolencE is proud to present the very talented 2006 Canadian Idol winner, Eva Avila with Montreal's own Lindsay Robins, as opening act for their fifth annual benefit concert to be held tonight, September 25, 2007, at Theatre Maisonneuve –Place Des Arts in Montreal. All the proceeds from this will go towards LOVE's continued efforts at reducing teen violence.
Cocktails begin at 6:30pm and the concert starts at 8:00pm. LOVE is one of Canada's leading youth violence prevention organizations. Through its reputed photojournalism and leadership programs, LOVE brings together young victims, witnesses and perpetrators of violence and helps them find constructive alternatives to end the cycle of violence in their lives and communities.
This past summer LOVE affiliated itself with the international "reggae music community" as co-presenters of the Montreal International Reggae Festival's One Love Free Stage, presented over 3 days in July, 2007. At that event LOVE facilitated the showcasing of their own, as well as amazing young and upcoming Canadian based reggae talent.