Monday, September 30, 2013

Laughter is Good Medicine

Laughter is Good Medicine

The Indian Health Center of Santa Clara Valley will be holding their 7th Annual Comedy Jam fundraiser on Saturday, October 19, 2013, at the Campbell Community Center’s Heritage Theate in Campbell, CA.  Tickets for the Comedy Show are $20 and all seats are general admission.  Doors will open at 6:30 pm and the show will start at 7.

There will also be a Reception from 5 – 6:30 pm; for ticket information please contact Liz Hunt at

The comedy line up for this event will include comedians Jason Love, Jeff Applebaum, and Dean Haglund.  The Master of Ceremonies is Bob Sarlatte, the Field Annoucer for the San Francisco 49ers football team.

Proceeds from this event will benefit the Indian Health Center’s Native American Youth Empowerment Program.  This program provides American Indian youth with cultural, educational and traditional activities that help them reconnect with their heritage.  According to a recent surveys, reconnecting Native youth with their cultural heritage helps them build self-esteem and prevents high-risk behavior like gang involvement and substance abuse.

For ticket, sponsorship or donation information, please:
1.      Contact Mr. Medicine Cloud at (408) 445-3400 ext. 208 or;
2.      Email us at; or
3.      Visit or the Center’s website at

  The Indian Health Center of Santa Clara Valley is a 501(c)3, nonprofit, community health clinic located in San Jose, California.  IHC serves people from all walks of life regardless of race, ethnicity, gender, religion, sexual orientation or disability, and takes pride in serving our diverse patients and clients.  IHC’s services include Medical, Dental, Nutrition/WIC, Counseling and Wellness. IHC hosts a Comedy Jam because it supports health with laughter and celebration, which is a core belief  of the American Indian/Alaska Native community.

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