Take Action Tuesday: Send a Net, Save a Life, and Enter to Win a Private Concert With Dawes


 Tay Strathairn, Taylor Goldsmith, and Griffin Goldsmith, members of the band Dawes, perform to residents of the Nyabiheke Refugee Camp near Gituza, Rwanda, Tuesday, March 5, 2013. INSIDER IMAGES/Stuart Ramson/United Nations Foundation (Rwanda)

Ever had a band play in your living room? We’re not talking about you and your sibs rocking out on concert band instruments, or your uncles playing the kazoo before a holiday dinner. We’re talking about a famous, super cool folk band that’s signed and everything. We’re talking about Dawes. And this could be your chance to win a private concert.

Dawes is a champion of Nothing But Nets, a fellow United Nations Foundation campaign that raises awareness and funding to fight malaria, a leading cause of death among children in Africa. In March, Dawes traveled to a refugee camp in Rwanda with Nothing But Nets, where long-lasting, insecticide-treated bed nets were distributed to families to help prevent malaria. Since then, the band has lobbied on Capitol Hill and spread awareness among fans and friends about a disease that can be prevented with a simple $10 bed net.

All of you Dawes fans out there can join Taylor, Griffin, Wylie, and Tay in the fight against malaria: By donating $10 or more to the Nothing But Nets campaign, you can enter for a chance to win a private, in-home concert by Dawes, a signed Fender guitar, or signed photos of the band! So cool.
 
GRAND PRIZE
-    Private concert for the Grand Prize Winner and up to 30 guests in the winner’s home or approved local venue.
 
SECOND PLACE PRIZE
-    BlacktopTM Jaguar® 90 Fender Guitar signed by the band, Dawes.
 
 THIRD PLACE PRIZES
-    25 additional winners will receive a photograph personally signed by the band, Dawes.

Send a net. Save a life. Donate here for a chance to win. The contest ends Friday, November 1, 2013, at 11:59 PM EST. Spread the word and share a Nothing But Nets video.

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