Reader and occasional commenter ac sends along the following information for those of you in the New York area who want to help out the Obama campaign:

NY Friends of Labor, a group of labor lawyers, is sponsoring a fundraiser for Senator Obama on October 6 between 6 and 8 pm. Caroline Kennedy is going to be a speaker at the event, along with Jon Hiatt of the AFL-CIO. The event will be held at 330 West 42nd Street (between 8th and 9th Avenues). The minimum donation is $100, requested donation is $250. Or you could be a sponsor for $500.

R.S.V.P. to sdavis@cwsny.com (indicating the amount of your donation).