The nonprofit hosts theAmplify Decatur Music Festivalevery April, which was supposed to feature performances by the Indigo Girls, Son Volt, Blind Boys of Alabama, The Cactus Blossoms Duo and Michelle Malone. Amplify said many ticket holders declined to accept a refund, allowing the proceeds to be donated.
With its events canceled, Amplify has hosted socially distanced music events and streamed music performances onits Facebook page. Since 2011, the nonprofit has raised and donated more than $385,000, the release said.
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