SXSW Cares - Fundraising for the Victims of the Red River Tragedy

SXSW Cares Benefits in April

The fund that benefits victims of the Red River tragedy on the night of March 12, SXSW Cares has pulled in over $150,000 in community donations. We would like to see this total grow even higher.

Please see below for information on all benefits and if you're in the Denver area, please join us at the Hi-Dive on May 30.

SXSW Cares Benefit Show

Our thoughts go out to victims of the tragic accident. To learn more about the fundraisers and memorials organized by the victims' friends and families, please visit the links below:
Jamie West
Sandy Le
Steven Craenmehr
Mason Endres

A special thanks to the following businesses and organizations who provided assistance in the aftermath of the incident:

  • Austin Convention Center
  • Red Cross of Central Texas
  • Radisson Austin Hotel
  • Hilton Downtown
  • DoubleTree Suites
  • Sheraton Austin
  • White Lodging
  • Marriott South
  • Springhill Suites South
  • Fairfield Inn South
  • Marriott Courtyard South
  • Hyatt Austin
  • SuperShuttle
  • Austin Travis County Integral Care

Local community members have come together to organize nine days of fundraising in Austin from April 12-20, 2014. The benefits include an online silent auction and the following shows. Donations include handmade artist signs from Seagate Creative and many of the House of Vans artists.

Purchase tickets to all these events via the SXSW Cares page at Do512.