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The Funiciello Brothers LIVE at the Tap Room
Sep 14, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
The Funiciello Brothers, John and Marco Funiciello, two man acoustic jam!
September 14th 2019 8pm – 11pm at the Yankee Doodle Tap Room
They perform a wide range of acoustic songs including a mix of classics, country, alternative, acoustic rock, reggae, Italian and Irish music. They are known for their wide range of songs and two part vocal harmonies.
~Hope to see you at the Show!!!
This show will also serve as a fundraiser and to raise awareness for Huntington’s Disease. The Nassau Inn/Yankee Doodle Taproom has graciously volunteered to make a generous donation. If you are also interested in making a donation to the Huntington’s Disease Society of America you can do so at:
John and Marco Funiciello have a close friend who has been afflicted by Huntington’s disease. They have seen this friend progress from someone with no outward signs of the disease to someone who has become wheelchair-bound and unable to care for herself. They welcome with open hearts any donations that you can make in order to care for all those who have Huntington’s Disease and to fund the necessary research to find a cure.
What is the Huntington’s Disease Society of America?
The Huntington’s Disease Society of America is the premier not-for-profit organization dedicated to improving the lives of everyone affected by Huntington’s disease. From community services and education to advocacy and research, HDSA is the world’s leader in providing help for today, hope for tomorrow for people with Huntington’s disease and their families. To learn more, please visit www.hdsa.org.
What is Huntington’s Disease?
Huntington’s disease is a fatal genetic disorder that causes the progressive breakdown of nerve cells in the brain. It deteriorates a person’s physical and mental abilities usually during their prime working years and has no cure. Every child of a parent with HD has a 50/50 chance of inheriting the faulty gene that causes the disease. Today, there are approximately 30,000 symptomatic Americans and more than 200,000 at-risk of inheriting the disease. The symptoms of Huntington’s disease are described as having ALS, Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s – simultaneously.