MUSICIANS SHOWING THE LOVE
> ARTISTS HOST FUNDRAISER FOR CHURCH HEALTH CENTER
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THE DEBATE ABOUT health care is raging in the United States, with pundits and politicians arguing over the direction of the country’s medical services. But, here in Memphis, there’s at least one health-related cause most can agree on: “Rock for Love 3” — a two-day, three-show concert event this weekend that helps support the Church Health Center.
Originally started in 1987, the Church Health Center is a faith-based nonprofit that provides health care to qualified, working applicants starting at about $45 a month. More than 1,300 local businesses are signed up with the center’s Memphis Plan, which provides coverage to some 4,000 individuals and their dependents. That figure includes a significant number of Memphis musicians.
Among them are “Rock for Love’s” organizers: Church Health Center public relations director