Jazz Jam for Mercy Connections

Multiple instrumentalists and a vocalist performing jazz music on stage


The Annual Jazz Jam for Mercy Connections is an opportunity for the community to enjoy smooth jazz tunes performed by acclaimed local artists while supporting the mission of Mercy Connections.

Featuring Ray Vega on trumpet!

The full cast of musicians include:

Paul Asbell – Josh Childs – Tom Cleary – Amber deLaurentis – Helen Driesen – Marty Fogel – Patricia Julien – KeruBo – Brian Miller – Linda Oats – Jeff Salisbury – Dan Silverman – Clyde Stats – Jeff Wheel

In addition to the musical entertainment, there are light hors d’oeuvres, a cash bar, and a silent auction.

The date for Jazz Jam 2018 will be on Saturday, September 22, 2018, at Champlain College.

Tickets are now available for purchase.


Thank you to our generous sponsors for this year’s event

Leadership Level

Comcast logo     

Empowerment Level

The Fountain Fund

Hickok & Boardman Insurance Group logo

Community Level

BioTek Instruments, Inc.
Community Bank, N.A.
Downs Rachlin Martin PLLC
Virginia L. Hood and Leslie McCrorey Wells
ReArch Company
Silverlake Wealth Management, LLC


If you wish to support this event at a Sponsorship Level, please email Marissa Strayer-Benton, Director of Development and Communications, at mstrayerbenton@mercyconnections.org