Dierks Bentley 'Country Cares' Concert Raises $476K For Families Of AZ Hot Shot Firefighters
July 23, 2013 at 8:33 AM (PT)
CAPITOL NASHVILLE artist DIERKS BENTLEY’s sold-out "COUNTRY CARES CONCERT" on SUNDAY (7/22) in PRESCOTT VALLEY, AZ (NET NEWS 7/9) raised $476,000 for UNITED PHOENIX FIREFIGHTERS CHARITIES. The funds will benefit the families of the 19 GRANITE MOUNTAIN Hot Shot firefighters who were killed while responding to a wildfire northwest of PHOENIX on JUNE 30th.
Families of the firefighters were in attendance as CBS RADIO Country KMLE/PHOENIX and GUYANN CORPORATION Country KAFF/FLAGSTAFF presented the event. Performers included headliner, organizer, and ARIZONA native DIERKS BENTLEY as well as THE BAND PERRY, RANDY HOUSER and DAVID NAIL.