Vocal INKorporated Presents Events to Fight Hunger

Posted Jun 21st, 2011 by Michelle Williams  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com


June 25, 2011: Vocal INKorporated is proud to present Poets/Artists SPEAK at Fat Fish Blue –Levis Commons from 11am to 3pm and CROSSROADS at Griffin’s Hines Farm Blues Club in Swanton from 6pm to 11pm.

The two events will raise awareness and contributions for NoKidHungry (http://www.nokidhungry.org), the national organization and movement to combat childhood hunger in the United States and a local youth intervention program called, Any Kid Can, which is part of Alternative Directions teen outreach.

The daytime event is called, Poets/Artists SPEAK and the evening event is called, CROSSROADS. These events will be sponsored through the poetry, music and arts organization, Vocal INKorporated (run by founder Michelle Williams) and are also in association with Poetry Over Music and Alternative Directions Counseling Center. Poetry Over Music is an international poetry, music and arts movement and Alternative Directions is a local organization that provides services for teens in the areas of crime prevention, mentoring, tutoring, substance abuse prevention and self-esteem building.

The daytime event will be a charity/performance show at Fat Fish Blue (Perrysburg) for poets, musicians and visual artists from all over the country to join their talents and voices together in an effort to raise money and awareness. The evening event will be held at the legendary and historic Griffin’s Hines Farm Blues Club (Swanton) and will feature appearances by Maximus Parthas and Tribal Raine of Maximum Impact and legendary blues artist, Billy Branch and his band, Sons of the Blues as well as works from local artists and open mic poetry.

TICKETS for Poets/Artists SPEAK are $5 and may be purchased online at http://www.fatfishfunnybonetoledo.com/

TICKETS for CROSSROADS are $15 and may be purchased by contacting Michelle Williams @ wmikki@gmail.com

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