RALEIGH, N.C. — Band Together, a non-profit organization that includes many Triangle area high tech executives, is nearing its $40,000 fund-raising goal for its upcoming benefit concert.

The May 13 event, featuring the band Donna the Buffalo, will benefit the Boys & Girls Clubs of Wake County. The concert begins at 6 PM on Glenwood South in front of Capital Fitness in Raleigh.

Local Tech Wire is one of the event’s sponsors.

Other sponsors include: Capital Fitness; Lincoln Theatre; Novel Projects; Brand Fuel Promotions; Grant Thornton; MetLife; RPG Benefits; Red Hat; Sears Contract; Newcomb & Co.; Maverick Marketing; The News & Observer and 100.7 The River.

For information and tickets, see: www.bandtogethernc.org