The Novo Futuro Association promotes on the 13th of October the solidarity concert “Tozé Brito (De) Novo”, which takes place at Altice Arena, at 21:30. Proceeds from the show go entirely to the mission of the association, which welcomes 75 children and young people at risk in the eight shelters located in the municipalities of Lisbon, Cascais, Sintra, and Gaia.
This tribute has the participation of more than a dozen Portuguese artists: Ana Bacalhau, António Zambujo, B Fachada, Benjamim, Catarina Salina, Joana Espadinha, Miguel Guedes, Mitó, Samuel Úria, Selma Uamusse, Rita Redshoes, Tiago Bettencourt and Tomás Wallenstein, and the special participation of Helena Coelho, a former member of the iconic Doce.
The concert pays tribute to one of the greatest and most productive composers of Portuguese music. The album “Tozé Brito (de) Novo“, released at the end of last year, brings together several names of Portuguese music in a unique interpretation of the most famous compositions and productions by Tozé Brito. Now it will be presented for the first (and only) time live at the Novo Futuro Solidarity Concert with performances by the various artists that make up the album.
Inês Murteira, president of the association, says that “For over 20 years we have been putting music at the service of solidarity and, in this way, we have contributed to the construction of a new future for the children and young people of our association. This project is a unique opportunity for us to continue working towards the sustainability of Novo Futuro and guarantee the protection of the most vulnerable.”
Over the course of several editions, great names in Portuguese music, such as Paulo Gonzo, Carminho, Ana Moura, Cuca Roseta, Mariza Liz, Tim, Rui Veloso, and many others who are now part of the history and Association’s solidarity project.
Tickets are on sale at meoblueticket.pt and at the usual places, with prices between €20 and €45.
About the New Future Association
Founded in Portugal in 1996, the Novo Futuro Association assumes itself as a Private Institution of Social Solidarity (IPSS), whose activities are considered of superior social interest, and whose mission is to welcome children and young people, especially groups of brothers, who are deprived of a safe family environment, guaranteeing them reception, well-being and education until the stage of full autonomy in adulthood or reintegration into the family. The Association has 8 shelters located in the municipalities of Lisbon, Cascais, Sintra and Gaia, where 75 children and young people aged between 6 and 21 live.
Over 25 years of intense work and the total dedication of the teams and civil society, Novo Futuro welcomed a total of 305 children and young people, of whom 230 continued with their life projects, integrated into the family of origin, in adoptive families, in specialized responses or in full autonomy.
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