Phillips headlines Music Change

ALBANY, GA (WALB) - A non-profit organization is gearing up for a big benefit concert featuring Leesburg's own Phillip Phillips.

Mission Change is known for hosting events to help others and now they're hosting a concert next month, called Music Change.

Many South Georgia bands will perform with special guest and American Idol winner, Phillip Phillips.   All the proceeds will benefit Mission Change, which was founded by Phillips' sister and brother-in-law.

"A lot of people think, oh this is the Phillip Philips concert and he's coming as a special guest, but we have all this other local talents that are so incredible. We want it to just be a night of music. And we want you to understand what Mission Change does," said LaDonna Urick.

The event will be held at the Exchange Club Fairgrounds on August 22nd at 7:00.  Tickets are $40 and will be available at Austin's Firegrill.

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