A Celebration of Love Concert to Benefit Park Place Outreach on February 6

(SAVANNAH, GA) The Park Place Outreach Youth Emergency Shelter announces their Celebration of Love event, an evening of jazz, auctions, dinner and entertainment, taking place Friday, Feb. 6 in celebration of the organization’s 31 year anniversary.

The evening will start at 6 p.m. at the Plantation Club of the Landings. Individual seats are $125; a table of 10 is $1150. In addition, the organization is promoting five sponsorship levels, including diamond, platinum, gold, silver and bronze, through which companies and individuals are able to support this local youth shelter.

Guests will enjoy an incredible evening of music performed by Joe Gransden, who has preformed worldwide and released 14 CDs. He is known for the hard “bop” approach of his trumpet and his sultry voice. For background information on Gransden and to hear some of his music, visit http://www.joegransden.com/live

There will be a silent auction, listing items such as a SEC Championship package for Atlanta in December including roundtrip air, pre game party and tickets from Dr. Pepper. Please contact Jack Levine, the board president of Park Place Outreach, if you are interested in donating auction items. Levine can be reached at levine9115@gmail.com. Beginning January 16, individuals will be able to check out and bid early on auction items at parkplaceyes.org.

Last year through sponsorship support, Park Place was able to raise $48,500. This year’s sponsors include: O.C. Welch and Gulfstream. To purchase tickets for this event, individuals are asked to call Park Place Outreach Youth Emergency Shelter at 912-234-4048. For more information on the Celebration of Love Concert, visit parkplaceyes.org.

Park Place Outreach Youth Emergency Shelter, located at 514 E. Henry St., provides support for troubled children and teens in Savannah and the surrounding area. Opened in 1984, the shelter, open 24 hours a day, offers youth, between the ages of 11 and 17, a safe and loving environment. Homeless, abused or runaway teenagers can self-admit themselves into this shelter. Whenever possible, the organization’s goal is to keep kids off the street and reunify families. Park Place Outreach – Youth Emergency Shelter is an equal opportunity provider and employer. With the generous support of local organizations and individuals, the Park Place Outreach Shelter has helped over 6,000 individuals. For more information, please visit http://parkplaceyes.org or find us on Facebook.

For more information, contact:
Linda Hilts, Executive Director
Park Place Outreach – Youth Emergency Shelter
Facebook: Search for “Park Place Outreach”

Media inquiries, contact:
Marjorie Young
CarriageTrade PR

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