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Devo & Friends Come Together to Impact Starving Nation

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Christian Recording Artist, Devo, of Called and Chosen, along with American Idol contestant, Crystal Starr, The Prince of Clean Comedy, Cizzle C, and acclaimed musician Mark Allen Felton will perform a free concert, Saturday, October 27, 2007 starting at 7 pm at the Grove Community Church in Riverside, California to raise money for the sick and homeless in Haiti.

Joining them from Haiti will be Praise and Worship phenomenon, Claudel Senat.

Proceeds will also benefit the Missions outreach ministry at the Grove Community Church.

"We have waited a long time for a chance to bring such talent together in one place," states Anthony Tyson, of Remax Real Estate and frequent traveler to Haiti.

"Concert for the Nations will be a night to remember." Tyson, along with several others has been raising funds and awareness for less fortunate that live only one and a half hours by air from the United States. Haiti is the poorest country in the Western Hemisphere.

  Kermit Alexander, former NFL All Pro and member of the Grove Community Church in Riverside, has traveled with Tyson and others to visit Mission of Hope www.MissionofHopeHaiti.org . The first trip to Haiti changed his life forever.

Determined to make a difference, Alexander, along with his wife Tami, started a non-profit to help bring in the use of wind turbines and solar to offset the high cost of diesel fuel. www.Operationwindmill.org.  In the process, they are adopting five children from Haiti while continuing to raise funds for the turbine project.

  Praise and Worship singer, Claudel Senat, is on his third tour of the United States. He is still unable to travel with his family due to tight travel restriction imposed on the majority of Haiti nationals. "But one day, God willing, they will be able to experience the unbelievable Christian hospitality that I have felt in while visiting America," said Senat.

  Called to the stage are Christian recording Artist, Devo, who has been featured on TBN, BET, JCTV and the Word Network has worked tirelessly since his return from Haiti to bring awareness to the dire situation the Haitian people face and the lack of resources they have. "By bringing together all my entertainment friends," states Devo, "we can use our talents to change a nation for Christ."

  For information and directions check on line at www.calledandchosen.com  or call The Grove Community Church at 951-571-9090. A love offering will be taken.

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