BJS Charity

Held on Sunday, June 12th, 2011
at Sawa's Old Warsaw from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Thank you for stopping by to learn about our great event. You can scroll down the page to read more
about the fun and entertainment we had or you can use the quick link to jump to your favorite section.

Special Note: A word of "Thanks" to everyone who came out and supported the BJS Charity Event. All of the
music was top-notch and we raised over $2,000 for the Anderson Animal Shelter! Congratulations!!!

Event Resources | Silent Auction & Raffles | General Information | Entertainment Line-up | Event Supporters

BJS Charity Event Resources

Event Program
During the event attendees had a chance to buy a program to learn more about the bands that were performing, see what items were available for the silent auction, and learn about our generous sponsors. The revised program schedule with post-event updates is available below for you in a reading format (pages in reading order) or print format (print out the program as originally created).

PDF DocuemtnKool Kats and Jazzy Hounds Benefit Event Program (reading layout - 8.5" x 11")

PDF DocuemtnKool Kats and Jazzy Hounds Benefit Event Program (print layout - 11" x 17")

Image Gallery
Throughout the day our very own local photographer Marc aka Network XXIII was busy taking photos of the people and entertainment. Click on the link below to open the image gallery in a new browser window.

Image Gallery Kool Kats and Jazzy Hounds Benefit Image Gallery

BJS Charity Silent Auction & Raffle Listing

Silent Auction Item Listing

Raffle Items Listing

BJS Charity Event General Information

Kool Kats and Jazzy Hounds
Featuring Live Jazz Al Day Long!

Join us for the Brookfield Jazz Society's first Charity Event when we present seven hours of non-stop Jazz to help raise money for Anderson Animal Shelter. This event will be held in the West Function Room (upper and lower levels) at Sawa's Old Warsaw in Broadview (corner of Cermak and 17th Avenue). There will be non-stop jazz from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m., featuring seven different bands. All-day tickets will be $25 ($20 in advance). There will be a main raffle, silent auctions and a split-the-pot raffle with all of the proceeds going to help save animal lives at the Anderson Animal Shelter.

Download the BJS Charity Flyer in PDF format.

Entertainment Line-up & Photos

The program of live music will be:
(click on the group to visit their website)

BJS Charity1 p.m. to 2 p.m. - Pullman Conductors of Jazz
2 p.m. to 3 p.m. - Chicago Outskirts Big Band
3 p.m. to 4 p.m. - Chris Madsen Trio
4 p.m. to 5 p.m. - Mark O'Connor Quintet
5 p.m. to 6 p.m. - Eddie Stevens 3
6 p.m. to 7 p.m. - John Avila Trio
7 p.m. to 8 p.m. - Marshall Vente Tropicale Duo

Event Supporters