You Raise me Up Concert
Saturday, April 5, 2014 from 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM (CDT)
Come on out for the 5th Annual You Raise Me Up concert. We will be featuring the singing talents of:
Village Vocal Chords
Since 1960 this women's barbershop group has won 18 international contests and has been wowing audiences with their beautiful blend of voices in that “ringing chord” that is barbershop!
STARS of College Church
A musical group that is part of the disability ministry at College Church. Members sing, sign, play musical instruments, and show the results of the power of music.
This adult, performance-based chorus was created in the fall of 2012 under the direction of Paul Sirvatka. The members are dedicated to spreading joy and emotion through the music they create. Performances showcase a very wide variety of musical styles, and this dynamic group is sponsored by the Wheaton Park District.
School of Rock
All proceeds will benefit the athletes of Special Olympics Illinois. For more information contact 630-377-7250.
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Special Olympics Illinois
Special Olympics is a global organization that unleashes the human spirit through the transformative power and joy of sport, every day around the world. Through programming in sports, health, education and community building, Special Olympics is changing the lives of people with intellectual disabilities solving the global injustice, isolation, intolerance and inactivity they face. Special Olympics Illinois provides opportunities for more than 21,000 athletes, 40,000 volunteers and thousands more people statewide through 18 Area programs in all 102 counties of the state.
Provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, other Special Olympics athletes and the community.