Benefit for safe houses Sunday at Hessel Park
CHAMPAIGN — The annual Gospel + Jazz Fest fundraiser that benefits the Men's and Women's SafeHouses will be from 3 to 7 p.m. Sunday in Hessel Park.
The theme this year is "We are Stronger Together." The featured entertainment includes:
— The Fellowship District Choir;
— Nate Banks and Mo Betta Music;
— The Danville Community Choir;
— As One;
— The Vineyard Worship Team;
— The Canaan Praise Team;
— Gospel Rap; and
— Canaan Praise Dancers.
Food, including turkey legs, and beverages will be available for purchase.
SafeHouse, a ministry led by Canaan Baptist Church in Urbana, is a residential rehabilitation facility that is supported by several local churches, individuals and businesses.
The Substance Abuse Free Environment provides a safe recovery space for men and women in the community. Donations will be accepted at the concert and at http://www.canaansafehouse.org.