FAIRBURY – Jefferson County will be blue Saturday night for the sixth annual Three’s Pieces Fundraiser Benefiting Autism called Light it up Blue.
Three’s Pieces is a non-profit group in Fairbury who advocates and raises money to help support Autism Awareness. Patty Swarts a member of the group said it was started by local families wanting to bring awareness to the area.
This years event starts this Saturday night at 6 at the Jefferson County Fairgrounds in Fairbury. Headlining the night are the String Beans, who are making an encore performance with their wide variety of original, family-friendly songs. Tim Linscott, a member of Three’s Pieces says besides the String Beans there will be tons to do and see.
There will be lots of auction items as well and Linscott says all the money raised from the night will go directly to work locally.
In the past Three’s Pieces has donated therapy equipment, classroom supplies, hoki stools and a Peanut Sensory Ball to the local schools.