JDRF to benefit from concert named for Rockford grad

Frames Unlimited is proud to present Jake’s Music Festival. This seven-year-old event is a benefit concert for the local chapter of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF). The show will take place at the Wealthy Theatre on April 16. Several local bands are donating their time to this great cause. Featured performers include AB & Coconut Brown, Igby Iris, Chance Jones, The Fainting Generals, Paucity, and Karisa Wilson. Because of the generous event sponsors, this year’s concert will again be free. Donations to JDRF will be accepted. There will also be a silent auction.

Jake’s Music Festival was started by Tom and Mary Scheidel of Rockford and named for their son Jake who was diagnosed with type one diabetes, also known as juvenile diabetes, 14 years ago when he was only six. So bring the family and bring your friends. It will be a night of great music for a great cause. All proceeds help fund research into a cure for diabetes.

For more information please e-mail to jmf@scheidelgroup.com.

 

 

 

Other Stories from the Squire

Top News…

remax

Key Leaders of the Event Inducted into the MASA Winners’ Circle Greenville, MI February 2, 2015 … [Continue Reading...]

Spelling_Bee

Congratulations to Parkside students Olivia Humphrey and Jakob Clausen for taking 1st and 3nd place … [Continue Reading...]

Long time Rockford resident, Rebecca Cruttenden, is elbow deep in cookie dough, but not just because … [Continue Reading...]

condooverview

By BETH ALTENA   Rockford City Council deliberated before a packed meeting room on a … [Continue Reading...]

More Posts from this Category

In Other News

Knowing Your Competition   by David Broyles SCORE Counselor   Regardless of … [Continue Reading...]

Downtown Rockford was as busy this sidewalk sale week as in past years, despite a heat index of over … [Continue Reading...]

Rockford resident, writer and photographer John Hogan shared this picture with the Squire. The … [Continue Reading...]

David S. Fry

They wrote the book on cottage law—literally Recently, Attorney David S. Fry opened the … [Continue Reading...]

More Posts from this Category

Speak Your Mind

*