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Fundraiser for November’s Pilsen Fire Victims

Family and friends are inviting everyone to a fundraiser to help the victims of a Pilsen fire that occurred back in November. The fire took the life of 3-year-old Michael Cruz Jr., displaced 20 members of the family living in the four-story building, and claimed the life of the family’s two dogs.

The fundraiser will be held at Watra Night Club at 4758 S. Pulaski Road on December 4th at 9 PM until 3 AM.

Performers will include Marshall Jefferson and Curtis McClain, and the music of a number of House Music icons.

Donations start at $10 and all proceeds with go to the Cruz family.

More information can be found on Facebook at the “Mike Cruz Family Benefit! (Fundraiser)” page.