President Nancy Greenlees and Vice President Gina Poole present a check for $1,000 to The Centre, the first recipient of Crescendo's Community Connections donation.
Crescendo's new initiative began in the Fall of 2013. The following events were all part of the project:
- November 2013 - Performance at "Voices of Strength", presented by the Crisis Center and the Sexual Violence Task Force
- January 2014 - Marketing of and performance at the "Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Interfaith Memorial Service"
- April 2014 - Production assistance and performance at" Take Back the Night", and event produced by The Crisis Center and Sexual Violence Task Force
- June 2014 - "Lift Your Voice" songwriting workshop at The Spring with Amy Carol Webb
- June 2014 - "Women Make Music" concert at HCC Main Stage Theatre. The Centre was the recipient of a portion of the proceeds from the concert.
The board of Crescendo evaluated the project and decided that it was such a success, that the project will continue next year.