Timeless Gifts presents “The Annual Christmas Duets Mentoring Concert and Benefit Gala”

4th Annual Concert to feature “Eleven Jazzy Divas”

 while raising funds to support student musicians.

The Timeless Gifts (TG) Board of Directors presents Jerry “Ice” Butler with the “Lifetime of Mentoring Award” during their 4th Annual Christmas Duets Mentoring Concert and Benefit Gala event at The Salvation Army Ray & Joan Kroc Corps Community Center’s Auditorium, 1250 West 119th Street, Chicago, IL.

This Fundraising Concert and Benefit Gala will take place on Sunday, December 1, from 4:30 – 9 p.m. beginning with a Benefit Gala in the Celebration Room of the Kroc Center followed by the Christmas Duet Mentoring Concert in the Kroc Center Auditorium beginning at 6 p.m. (Doors open at 5:30).

This event centers around the mission of Timeless Gifts and proceeds will provide general operating support. Timeless Gifts is pleased to feature the “Eleven Jazzy Divas” who will pay tribute to the musical accomplishments made by legendary African American female Jazz vocalists.

“We are extremely excited to present the young performers with their mentors and Jerry “Ice” Butler with this Timeless Gift award.  His career spans over 40 decades and his voice is one of the most distinguished voices in all of music, he is truly an icon of the entertainment industry”  said Joan Collaso, Founder and Executive Director of Timeless Gifts and accomplished Emmy Award winning vocalist and music artist.

Concert tickets range from $35.00 in advance/$40 at the door for General Admission seating to $75 for VIP Plus that includes the Benefit Gala, Premium table seating and a Timeless Gift t-shirt.  Sponsorship packages are available as well that include the “Benefit Gala”.  Those interested in tickets and/or sponsorships may call 312.808.0005.