The 8th Annual Bright Star Vision-Ghana Benefit will be held on Saturday March 2, from 6 to 10 p.m. at the Quaker Meeting House, 155 S. Quaker Lane in West Hartford.
The benefit, held every year to celebrate Ghana’s independence, and to support programs in five towns in that country that teach children to read.
Suggested donation is $25. Donations of children's books, gently used children's summer clothing and school supplies will be accepted in addition to or instead of the suggested donation.
frican and American food will be served. Also, Ghanian artworks will be for sale.
Music will be provided by Margaux Modimo, Richard McGhee III and Abu Carter and others.