What: Free Concert
When: Saturday, July 5, 2014, 8 – 10 p.m.
Where: Wallace Bowl Amphitheater Gilson Park, 800 Michigan Ave, Wilmette
(between the Wilmette Harbor and Michigan Shores Club)
GOGO is Guitars Over Guns, a Miami-based music mentoring organization using contemporary music to provide at-risk middle schoolers an alternative to neighborhood gangs, violence, and drugs. The mentors largely comprise Suénalo band members, a “Best of Miami” award recipient renowned for their unique Afro-Latin-Descarga-Funk. The GOGO Chicago concert celebrates GOGO’s partnership with UCAN, a prominent Chicago-based social service organization committed to ending the cycles of abuse, neglect, violence, and discrimination.
Cost: This concert is sponsored by Wilmette Park District, and is free to the public.
Rain location: Community Recreation Center, 3000 Glenview Rd., Wilmette
Donations: All donations are voluntary. All proceeds benefit Guitars over Guns. Make checks payable to:
Guitars Over Guns – Tax ID: 26-2644682
1439 Miller Rd.
Coral Gables, FL 33146
Contact: Chad Bernstein (847) 420-6327 or Bianca Caviglia (305) 926-2333