The Johnson County NAACP (JCNAACP) presents a fundraiser for upcoming youth programs at the Mid-America Nazarene University: A concert with Ron Gutierrez.
He has performed alongside B.B. King, Michael McDonald, Wynonna Judd and many others. Most recently, Gutierrez performed at the Plaza Lighting Ceremony
The proceeds of this fundraiser will go towards school supplies and backpack project, after school tutoring/mentoring programs, youth/family enrichment activities and scholarships for graduating seniors.
The Books Not B.A.A.R.S. step dance team will provide a special intermission performance. Books Not B.A.A.R.S. strive to Bring Awareness to At Risk Students who are at risk of resorting to crime.
The Johnson County NAACP is a 501(c) 4, non-profit organization that works to ensure the political, educational, social, and economic equality of rights of all persons and to eliminate racial hatred and racial discrimination.
For tickets and additional information, call the JCNAACP Office at 913-362-2272 or Virginia Sewing, Summer Jazz Concert Chairperson, at 913-599-0309.
Sun., June 26, 2 p.m., 2011