Celebrating five years of Neighborhood Strings
Friday, June 2, 2017
Tilton Hall, Clark University
Tickets $65 per person, $500 for a table of 8
All proceeds benefit Neighborhood Strings.
Tickets on sale now!
Please join us as we celebrate Neighborhood Strings, our free inner-city strings program serving youth from Worcester’s Main South and Downtown neighborhoods.The evening will feature performances by Worcester Chamber Music Society musicians and Neighborhood Strings youth.
We are honored to welcome Keynote Speaker Rodrigo Guerrero! Rodrigo has dedicated his professional life to the ideal of Social Action Through Culture. Rodrigo’s career began at the State Foundation for the National System of Youth and Children Symphony Orchestras of Venezuela, better known worldwide as El Sistema. He has been an integral part of every international landmark of this organization, with responsibilities ranging from production, media and institutional liaison, spokesperson, translator, and personal assistant and consultant to the Founding Director, Maestro José Antonio Abreu. Rodrigo is currently Program Manager for the Massachusetts Cultural Council’s community music program, SerHacer.
Additional highlights: Mexican-style buffet dinner, cash bar, Music and Community awards presentation, live and on-line auction and more! FIESTA! features three different auctions!
Live Auction featured items include:
Zulu Nyala African Safari
5 nights in beautiful Mendocino California private home
One week stay at Casa de Manana, Playa Junquillal Costa Rica
Silent Auction includes memberships to the Worcester Art Museum and Tower Hill Botanic Garden plus tickets to the Newport Music Festival, Hanover Theatre, Music Worcester and more!
Can’t make it to the live event, there is still an auction for you!
Visit our auction site BIDDING FOR GOOD to view all the items available online only May 25-June 25, 2017.
Thank you to our Fiesta Sponsors!
J. Irving England and Jane L. England Charitable Trust
PEACE Fund of the Greater Worcester Community Foundation