Today on Community Voices, we talk with Steve Schwartz from the band, “Not for Profit” they have raised over 1 million dollars for Charities since they started as a band in 2007.

 Not For Profit

Not For Profit

Not For Profit is a group of professional  men and women mostly from Lake County, Illinois.  NFP has played together for the past 6 years at venues like:  Cubby Bear North, Cubby Bear Chicago, Viper Alley, The Art Institute of Chicago, Soldier’s Field (east field area), Flatlanders, Gabe’s Backstreet Lounge, The Alley, Norton’s, Highland Park/Deerfield/Barrington Outdoor Concert Series to name a few.  Not For Profit has benefited over 25 local charitable organizations across Chicagoland and has helped raise over $1,000,000.00 to date.  NFP has also performed for charities in New York City, Philadelphia, Atlantic City and Milwaukee.  The full band consists of 11 members including a fabulous 4 piece brass section.  NFP performs mostly covers from the 70’s and 80’s and some originals.

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Not for Profit Group photo

Not for Profit Group photo

Seated from left are: Robb Calabro, Steve Schwartz and Mike Willens. Standing from left are: John Lyons, Jim Fitch, Angie Lyons, Mark Zar, Beth Bagg, Tim Thompson and Rich Steiner. Samantha Melinyshyn is not pictured. (Image Courtesy PJ Photography / February 4, 2014)

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Here is their Latest Article:  Suburban rockers help raise $1M for charity

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