ROCK N' VOTE Concert

A free Rock-n-Vote concert will take place at the UCI Bren Event Center on Sunday, October 17, 1999, 1:00-7:00 PM cumulating a campaign over the last few months to register Vietnamese American voters The objective of the Rock-N-Vote concert is to promote Vietnamese American awareness of voter registration and the political significance of the Vietnamese American community in mainstream politics. Rock-N-Vote has been promoting voter registration throughout the Vietnamese community, gearing toward the elections in year 2000. Particularly targeted are Vietnamese American college students. Only 3% of Vietnamese Americans from the age of 18-25 voted in the last election.

Over a hundred top name singers and performance groups have signed on to volunteer their time and talents for the concert. Many distinguished politicians and governmental representatives are also scheduled to appear.

Volunteers are needed to help with voter registration at the concert. Contact Frank Nguyen 714/287-3777, or Bao Dung Quan, 714/379-7245,

Admission is free. However, seating is limited and tickets are currently being distributed. Contact: Rock n' Vote Concert, 9141 Bolsa Ave., Suite 304, Westminster, CA 92683; 714/379-7245 (phone); 714/379-7247 (fax);