Shining Light and Symbiosis Arts to host 'Be Our Guest' special needs benefit March 11

On Saturday, March 11, Shining Light/Children of Mary, a local nonprofit helping those in crisis situations, is hosting its third annual "Be Our Guest" fundraiser in conjunction with Symbiosis Arts, a professional dance company.

The special needs dance/drama students will perform excerpts from Disney's "Beauty and the Beast" and "Mary Poppins." The fundraiser to help those with special needs will be noon to 2 p.m. at Resurrection Catholic Church, 30W350 Army Trail Road in Wayne.

A special guest soloist will be accompanying the dancers.

Enjoy delicious appetizers/desserts donated by sponsors and ethnic dishes from Columbian families. Raffle baskets and silent auctions items are available, donated by many sponsors and organizations. There will be free giveaways for everyone.

Seating is limited. Reserve your table now - a table of 10 for $80 or $10 per ticket individually.

For information, visit or call (630) 231-0013.

Shining Light is a Christian nonprofit organization serving West Chicago and surrounding communities by providing the tools necessary for individuals to become self-reliant members of society. Children of Mary is a special needs social group under the nonprofit. Visit

To learn more about Symbiosis Arts, visit

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