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An afternoon of great music, good friends, delicious food, and the chance to help many worthy causes will bring together fans of jazz and supporters of a myriad of social and cultural organizations on June 25 at Governors State University in University Park.“

Jazz in the Park for Charity” offers a unique entertainment opportunity and the chance to support south suburban non-profit agencies through ticket purchase, silent auction, door prizes, and contributions. “We wanted to bring together people who support the organizations that do good things in our community for an enjoyable event that is both a celebration and an opportunity to raise money to support our good work,” explained Ron Bean of the GSU Foundation.

“Jazz in the Park for Charity” will be held on the grounds of the university’s main campus. The Governors State University Foundation is coordinating the logistics of the event with the other sponsors.