Paul Simon and Allen Toussaint are the headliners for the New Orleans Artists Against Hunger and Homelessness benefit concert, Tuesday, Dec. 8, at Le Petit Théâtre du Vieux Carré.
Toussaint, Aaron Neville and other New Orleans musicians launched the New Orleans Artists Against Hunger and Homelessness, aka NOAAHH, in 1985. The organization benefits hungry and homeless people in the New Orleans region.
In its 30 years of existence, the non-profit NOAAHH has distributed more than $2 million to more than 50 organizations. Proceeds from NOAAHH concerts and gala celebrity mixers are distributed by NOAAHH to philanthropic agencies and charities experienced in providing food and shelter to those in need.
Tickets for “An Evening with Paul Simon and Allen Toussaint” are $500 and $300. The $500 ticket includes pre-concert reception and open bar at Dickie Brennan’s Tableau at 6:30 p.m. The $300 ticket includes open bar at 7:30 p.m.