Read more about the Eric Laufer Music Scholarship here. Cats Like Us is pleased to donate a percentage of our sales back to the scholarship.Cats Like Us was able to vend again this year at the Eric Laufer Music Scholarship fund raiser. Eric was a local rockabilly musician that was tragically killed in a motorcycle accident. If you were there or have been, you know it's a great time for a great cause. We had a blast and plan on going again next year! Here's more about the event: bq. Eric's Scholarship is a non profit organization committed to keeping the memory of Eric alive and sharing his passion of music with our young musicians and school music programs. Eric was a 2001 graduate of Western New York's West Seneca East Senior High school and 2003 graduate of Boston's Berklee School of Music. Eric was tragically killed by a hit and run driver on September 4th 2008. After Eric's passing, his family and friends started a music scholarship in his memory. Through our scholarship program thy have been able to positively affect the lives of many children.