Youth Charity Jam concert seeks teen bands

The Second Annual Youth Charity Jam is looking for bands and other musical performers for its June 12 event to be held at Memorial Hall in Rockford.

Deadline for written applications is Feb. 13. Applications are available by contacting James Patterson at the Community Foundation of Northern Illinois at 962-2110, ext. 11. Groups are invited to submit a demo tape with their application. Live auditions will be held in early March.

Proceeds from the Youth Charity Jam support the Community Foundation Scholarship Fund, which provides multi-year awards for Winnebago County students pursuing two- and four-year degrees.

The event is being organized by In Youth We Trust, a Community Foundation program that promotes youth philanthropy through grant-making and service projects.

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