Mike Mignola, DC Comics join Aurora Rise benefit

Aurora Rise, the Aug. 25-26 benefit organized by All C’s Collectibles in Aurora, Colo., to raise money for the victims of the July 20 theater shootings, announced this week that Hellboy creator Mike Mignola will join Matt Fraction, Steve Niles and Tim Daniel at the event.

They also announced that DC Comics will provide support as well. The company joins a long list of supporters providing silent auction items and filling other needs for the event:

For those of you know are new supporters of Aurora Rise, we want to thank you for helping out. Here's a quick recap of some of the generous people who have offered their support for the Aurora Community:

Arthur Suydam, Image Comics, Adam Hughes, McFarlane Productions, Allison Sohn, Dark Horse Comics, Brett Booth, Sterling Gates, Steve Niles, Mike Mignola, POW! Entertainment, Stan Lee, Tim Daniel, Sarah DeLaine, Fred Bronaugh, Jesse Criscione, Big Dog Ink, DC Comics, Arachaia, Steam Crow, Agile Pig, Little Vampires, Bob Luedke, Renee Witterstaeter, The Big Bang Theory, Scott Ian, Suicide Girls, Taylor Guitars, Distortions Unlimited, Gail Simone, Rob Liefeld, Charlie Adlard, Rob Reilly, Hot Flips Supplies, Dan Conner, Chad Blakely, Mother Mind Studios, Josh Viola, Michael Champion, Blind Ferret Entertainment, Rodney Ramos, Joe Jusko, Greg Pak, Marc Silvestri, Greg McKenna, Tim Moret, Robert Elrod, Tone Rodriguez, Doug Draper, Michael Golden, Mark Texeira, Shane Ryan, Kat Martin, and so many more.

“The mission of Aurora Rise is simple – we are going to do everything in our power to assist and aid the victims and victim’s families,” store manager Jason Farnsworth wrote on the event’s Facebook page. All proceeds will go directly to the victims, their families or designated charities. Keep an eye on their Facebook page for more updates.

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