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Just As I Am

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Event:
Just As I Am
Date:
May 24, 2019 7:00 pm
Updated:
April 8, 2019
Venue:
Gateway Christian Reformed Church
Address:
2884 Gladys Ave

“Songs Strings and Steps” Presents the African Children’s Choir with the Abbotsford Youth Orchestra, Pacific Mennonite Children’s Choir, and Calvin Dyck.

The African Children’s Choir melts the hearts of audiences with their charming smiles, beautiful voices and lively African songs and dances. The program features well-loved children’s songs, traditional Spirituals and Gospel favorites.

Performances support African Children’s Choir programs, such as education, care, relief and development. Music for Life (The parent organization for The African Children’s Choir) works in the African countries: Uganda, Kenya, Rwanda, and South Africa.

MFL has educated over 52,000 children and impacted the lives of over 100,000 people through its relief and development programs during its history. MFL purpose is to help create new leadership for tomorrow’s Africa, by focusing on education.

The African Children’s Choir has had the privilege to perform before presidents, heads of state and most recently the Queen of England, Queen Elizabeth II, for her diamond jubilee. The Choir has also had the honor of singing alongside artists such as Paul McCartney, Annie Lennox, Keith Urban, Mariah Carey, Michael W. Smith, and other inspirational performers!

Promotional support of this community concert is greatly appreciated.

The African Children’s Choir is a nonprofit humanitarian and relief organization dedicated to helping Africa’s most vulnerable children today so they can help Africa tomorrow.

For more information, contact (604) 855-9696