By Radio.com Staff
NEEDTOBREATHE have announced that they will open a medical center in Tola, Nicaragua in collaboration with OneWorld Health.
The band raised the money to open the facility through their annual charity gold tournament as well proceeds from ticket sales.
“We continue to be humbled by our fans and the way they have come along side of us to open the first ever NEEDTOBREATHE medical center in Tola,” shares frontman Bear Rinehart in a prepared statement. “We love what we do and this healthcare center is a direct reflection of why we do what we do.”
The band plans to open the new facility in January of 2017.
NEEDTOBREATHE are currently on the road; see their remaining tour dates below.
Nov. 2 New York, NY Beacon Theatre
Nov. 4 Boston, MA Agganis Arena
Nov. 5 Philadelphia, PA Electric Factory
Nov. 7 Grand Rapids, MI DeltaPlex
Nov. 9 Lexington, KY Rupp Arena @ Lexington Center
Nov. 10 Chattanooga, TN Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Auditorium
Nov. 11 Greenville, SC Bon Secours Wellness Arena
Nov. 12 Lynchburg, VA Liberty University Vines Center