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The 2nd Annual Jeff Jam Memorial Benefit for the American Liver Foundation was presented on Sunday, June 13, 2010 by the family of Jeff Allwood and Jeff's band, the LaNise Kirk Band.
The 2nd Annual Jeff Jam Memorial Benefit for the American Liver Foundation was presented Sunday, June 13, 2010 by the family of Jeff Allwood and Jeff's band, the LaNise Kirk Band. We wish to express our sincere appreciation and thanks to the wonderful community of Bands, vocalists, and volunteers, too numerous to mention. The many donations and combined effort of so many made this a truely enjoyable afternoon for all ages and a nice large contribution was directed to the American Liver Foundation in memory of Jeff Allwood. A special thanks to Mrs. Mike Russell and family who spoke on the effects and trials of liver disease. Also special thanks to Duane's music of Troy for the grand prize drawing: an Austin Accostic guitar and case won by Ms. Megan Knoeschild of St. Louis. Other contributors and winners were Bankhead chocolates, ceramic vase won by Mr. Jim Wood of Wentzville, Allwood Family, Phillips DVD Player won by Ms. Heather Buchanan of Frankford, Allwood Family, Sony Walkman won by Ms. Richelle Ralwings of Jacksonville, IL, Kirk Family, 2-$25 gift certificates won by Ms. Janie Busch of Clarksville, and Ms. Pam Campbell of Bluffs, IL, Pirates Cove Designs and Details(Shirley Underwood)-(2) pairs of Angel Earrings won by Ms. Jeanie Hester of Tryo and Ms. Rae Kirk of Roadhouse, IL, Silver Photo Necklace won by Ms. Chris Lightle of Pittsfield, IL, Woods Smoked Meats Inc.'s 1 gallonof barbeque sauce won by Ms. Lauren Russell of Clarksville and t-shirts won by Mr. Richard Allwood of St. Joeseph and Little Ms. Tori Allwood of Maysville.
The 3rd Annual Jeff Jam is in the works and has been scheduled for Sunday, June 5, 2011. Please contact the Allwood Family for more information about the event, to donate or volunteer.