On September 26th, the 4th annual Voices for Heshima benefit concert took place in the CVR auditorium. With a matinee and evening show over 300 people gathered to witness a wonderful array of talent with participants of all ages.
It was never a part of her life plan, she says. In 2008, at the age of 19, Hemmingford native Lexis Beattie took her first trip to Kenya to volunteer in an orphanage for 3 months. After having such a strong impact on both Beattie and the children, she knew she’d be back again someday.