CAG Launches Fundraiser for SoCal Wildfire Victims

Wed, November 21st, 2007 at 12:00am PST

Comic Books
CBR News Team, Editor

Official Press Release

LOS ANGELES, CA ‹ The Comicbook Artists Guild (CAG) will host a fundraiser

for victims displaced by the recent Southern California wildfires. A portion

of the proceeds will go to a local charity benefiting those directly


CAG's November 25th fundraiser is the climax of a celebratory weekend at The

Comic Bug, marking the shop's official grand reopening after a fire

devastated its previous location during the Thanksgiving 2006 holiday.

From 12PM-4PM this Sunday, artists from the Guild will be sketching on

commission for the Comic Bug's patrons. There will also be an auction

featuring original comic book art, including CAGs recently-published WEST

COAST ANTHOLOGY. Copies of the anthology will also be on sale at a discount


Throughout the grand reopening from Nov 23 to Nov 25, Comic Bug owners Jun

Goeku and Mike Wellman will also be donating to the event, offering their

customers special savings, and hosting live music by several live bands.

The Comic Bug is located at 18071Ž2 Manhattan Beach Boulevard, Manhattan

Beach, CA 90266. The store is one-half block west of Aviation Boulevard,

three doors behind Trader Joes and across the street from Tomboys. Be

advised that parking is limited.


Philip Clark, CAG West Coast Chairman

Michael De Lepine, CAG Los Angeles Coordinator

The Comic Bug (310) 372-6704

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