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Justin Cross Headlines Annual CHIPS in the Moonlight Event
BIRMINGHAM (Aug. 4, 2014) – The soulful, laid back music of Birmingham’s Justin Cross will highlight CHIPS in the Moonlight, a benefit for the CHIPS Center at Children’s of Alabama set for Friday, Aug. 15 at Moonlight on the Mountain (585 Shades Crest Rd., Birmingham 35226.) Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the show starts at 7:30 p.m.
In addition to the musical entertainment, the family-friendly evening will include door prizes, games and a silent auction. Advance tickets are $15, or $20 at the door. Kids 10 and under are free. Advance tickets may be purchased online at http://childrensal.kintera.org/moonlight14. Seating is limited. Light refreshments will be served but guests are encouraged to bring their own food and drink. More information is available at www.moonlightonthemtn.com.
CHIPS in the Moonlight is an annual event that helps fund the programs and services of the CHIPS Center at Children’s, a place of help and healing for victims of child abuse. The CHIPS staff is a team of specially trained clinical counselors, doctors, social workers, and nurses who work with law enforcement, the Department of Human Resources and child advocacy center representatives to provide the best possible care for children and families traumatized by physical and/or sexual abuse.
Since 1911, Children’s of Alabama has provided specialized medical care for ill and injured children, offering inpatient and outpatient services throughout central Alabama. Last year, families made more than 670,000 outpatient visits and experienced nearly 14,000 inpatient days at Children’s, coming from every county in Alabama and from 45 other states and four foreign countries. With more than 2 million square feet, Children’s is the third largest pediatric medical facility in the U.S. and is ranked among the top children’s hospital programs in the country by US News & World Report. More information is available at www.childrensal.org.