A Capella Groups to Host Concert Benefitting Child Abuse Charity
Several a capella groups across campus are coming together to raise money for a great cause.
On November 4th, exactly a year after Jerry Sandusky was charged with 40 counts relating to child sex abuse, ten of Penn State’s a capella clubs will host a concert benefitting the Prevent Child Abuse Pennsylvania charity.
“All of the a capella groups like the idea for one collective concert, but this year we wanted to attach a greater purpose to he performance,” Stephanie Allen of the Pennharmoincs said. “In lieu of the recent events, we thought this concert would be a great way to raise awareness and show our support to our community and the University.”
The show will begin at 7 p.m. at Alumni Hall. Tickets to the concert will $4.00 for students and $4.99 for non-students, with all proceeds going to the aforementioned charity. Join the Facebook event here.
During the various performances, gift baskets will be raffled off, T-shirts and pinwheels will be sold, and additional donations will be accepted.
The following groups will be performing at the concert titled “Raise the Song”:
- The Pennharmonics
- None of The Above
- Blue in the FACE
- Savoir Faire
- The Coda Conduct
- Leading Tones
- Grace Notes
- Rhythm of Faith
- The Statesmen
- Shades of Blue