Embracing the Dream

Embracing The Dream Organization is sponsoring a two day event located at Love Center Ministries 10400 International Blvd. Oakland Ca. Beginning Saturday January 19, 2008 a free Community Health Fair along with June R. Wallace California Transplant Donor Network from 12 noon- 5pm. Musical guest include Helen Stephens and The Lighthouse Choir of Marin/ Nor. Cal Chapter Choir of GMWA@ 1pm.
On Sunday January 20, 2008 @ 7:30 pm a benefit concert for the Bay Areas own Grammy nominated Rev Daryl Coley who is a minister, musician and songwriter. Over the years Daryl has experienced considerable success. ‘Just Daryl’ debuting on Light Records in1990 was nominated for a Grammy. His record ‘He’s Right On Time’ made it to number three on the Gospel charts, while his 1992′s ‘ When The Music Stops’ made it to number one. Also, the1997′s Live In Oakland’ duet with Vanessa Bell Armstrong on‘ Don’t Give Up Jesus’ was another major gospel hit.
Currently Rev. Daryl Coley is battling diabetes and has been for the past 17 years. Consequently, the disease worsened and has caused traumatic and extreme damage to his eye site and kidneys. He is in immediate need of a kidney transplant in order to preserve his health. This benefit concert will offer an opportunity to support his surgery. Musical guest include Vanessa Bell Armstrong, Richard Smallwood, Ranetha Macklin, Pastor Jerome Bell and others. For more info call 510- 593-0805