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Foundation grants boy his wish

OCEANSIDE — Feeding the Soul Foundation is hosting a night of live music, treats, contribution and wish-granting for a child named Noah. On Sept. 8, the foundation presents Arianna Afsar, Jack Tempchin, Lee Coulter, and Parker Ainsworth, in a concert benefiting a young boy who was diagnosed with chronic renal disease at the age of 2.The evening’s event will be held at the Star Theater, 402 N. Coast Highway, with a dinner reception from 6 to 7 p.m., and music from 7 to 10 p.m. Tickets to the concert are $25, and tickets to the dinner reception and concert are $35, with children under 10 half-off. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit

The Concert for a Wish will bring together a diverse group of musicians including Arianna Afsar, a semi-finalist on Season 8 of “American Idol,” singer-songwriter Jack Tempchin, Australian artist Lee Coulter and Parker Ainsworth. The concert will also include a special performance by Noah himself, and fellow Make-A-Wish child Ryan Walsh.

The Feeding the Soul Foundation promotes concerts for causes, bringing community together in creative generosity. For more information, visit