Open mic event set for Saturday night
URBANA — One People will offer its open mic The Lounge event featuring music, comedy and spoken word at 7 p.m. Saturday at The Hub, 912 W. Springfield Ave.
Mix 94.5's Sarah Addison will emcee the community event that raises support for local nonprofits and causes. The event Saturday also will give information about One People's Creative Arts Camp hosted this summer with the Don Moyer Boys and Girls Club.
One People is a local service and arts organization founded in 2013. Previous Lounge events have raised support for a renovation of a primary school in rural Kenya and the construction of a free health center in Nigeria and have helped spread awareness of women advocacy and resource centers in the Champaign-Urbana area.
The Lounge is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Michelle Adeoye at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit onepeoplecu.org/.