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May 4, 2021

5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Grand Wayne Center, Downtown Fort Wayne

Dinner, Drinks, Live Music, Live & Silent Auction

Help us increase access to mental health care

Funds raised during Jazzin’ Up May will go towards the Crosswinds Hope Fund, which makes accessing mental health care and resources easier for our neighbors who need it the most. 

View The Video Recording

Couldn’t make it to the live event? Want to replay the experience? Now you can rewatch and share the live stream video, including the breath-taking performance by Jared Emerson, inspirational message from Jim Burns, and soulful sounds of the Sweetwater All-Stars.

Click the button below to view the live stream video now!

COVID-19 Guidelines

Jazzin’ Up January 2021 is planned to be an in-person event. However, we will heed to the state and local COVID-19 guidelines. Detailed information about what these specific guidelines are listed in the PDF below.

This Year's Featured Entertainment

Jim Burns

National Christian Author

Jim Burns is the president of HomeWord. He speaks to thousands of people around the world each year. He has close to 2 million resources in print in 20 languages.

Jared Emerson

Performance/Speed Painter

Jared Emerson is a world-renowned speed painter. His personal mission has led him to perform and create art for over 500,000 fans. He uses his art for healing, therapy and restoration for those who have experienced extreme trauma.

Sweetwater All-Stars

Northeast Indiana's Premiere Rhythm and Blues Band

The Sweetwater All Stars are a 10-piece rhythm and blues band, from Sweetwater Sound, Inc. in Fort Wayne, IN. The group focuses on classic R&B songs from Motown, Stax, Chess, and Atlantic artists.

Jared Emerson

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Thank you, Event Sponsors!

Want to become a sponsor? Click below. All funds raised will go towards the Crosswinds Hope Fund.

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Brass Sponsors

Woodwind Sponsors

Percussion Sponsors

  • AMO
  • Apex Benefits
  • Barnes & Thornburg, LLP
  • Berne Apparel
  • BND
  • Bobcat of Fort Wayne
  • Chris Sherbahn
  • Curtis & Jessie Smith
  • DeKalb Molded Plastics
  • Ed & Cathy Gillig
  • Enterprise Fleet Management
  • Fox Contractors
  • Fred & Judy Geyer
  • Gordon & Kathryn Haines
  • Hoover the Mover
  • Illuminated Image
  • Jim & Judy Miller
  • Jim & Ruth Houlihan
  • Kent & Carrie Rice
  • Kevin & Karen Hedrick
  • Mantica Real Estate
  • Mark & Alison Birkmeier
  • Max & Sue Mock
  • New Haven Pet Hospital
  • POS Merchant Card Services
  • Rich & Kathi Honig
  • Solid Rock, LLC
  • Steel Dynamics, Inc.
  • Steve & Nancy Steigmeyer
  • SYM Financial Advisors
  • Tim & Angela Smith
  • Tim & Karen Smith
  • Todd & Kristie Jacobs
  • Tom & Dayna Rhoades
  • Wayne Pipe and Supply
  • Weigand Construction
  • Wells Fargo
  • WestPoint Financial Group


Join us at Jazzin' Up May

Thank you for supporting the ongoing work of Crosswinds.
Choose your sponsorship level below or purchase individual tickets.