Through a generous partnership with York University and the Toronto District School Board, Celebrating the Life of Abshir Hassan: A Memorial Concert will be held on September 7th between 4pm-8pm. The doors open at 4pm for light refreshments as well as a reception where those attending can share stories and talk with one another. The performances begin promptly at 5pm, midway there will be a short intermission and then more performances will follow. Food will be served at 8:00pm. Throughout the evening stories and memories about Abshir’s life, work and volunteerism will be shared with those in attendance. A slideshow will be shown at the end of the evening. It is a ticketed event, and tickets cost $10. All are welcomed to attend. Tickets can be purchased in advance or at the door. This is a benefit concert and all proceeds will be going to preserve Abshir’s legacy.