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Community Concert Band Performs Nov. 9

Proceeds from the event benefit Lower Extremity Amputation Prevention (LEAP) Alliance Task Force Against Diabetes.
Arts and Culture  |  Oct 31, 2016  |  By Jennifer Vaughan
Media Contact: Jennifer Vaughan, 702-895-1575

The UNLV Community Concert & New Horizons Band performs in concert at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 9, in Artemus Ham Concert Hall. Proceeds benefit the Lower Extremity Amputation Prevention (LEAP) Alliance Task Force Against Diabetes which helps prevent low-income diabetics in Nevada from losing their limbs. Anthony LaBounty conducts.

The funds are earmarked for subsidizing diabetes amputation prevention foot care for Medicaid patients and uninsured diabetics who cannot pay for medical care by a podiatrist. Members of Nevada Lions Clubs International will work with the nonprofit LEAP Alliance and its task force to allocate funds. Podiatrists are foot and ankle physicians who provide specialized medical and surgical care.


$10 - All Seats

$8 discounted tickets are available to seniors, military members, and UNLV faculty and staff. All students may receive one free ticket with valid ID.

Tickets may be purchased at the UNLV Performing Arts Center box office, online at, or by calling 702-895-ARTS (2787).