A local fundraiser, a Kristina’s Girls Fund Concert, is planned for Saturday April 6, from 5 to 8 p.m.
A group of students from The Heritage Christian Academy, a co-op and tutorial group supporting home schooling families, will host a performance by the group’s Zach Allen Band that evening and sell food and drinks.
Other entertainment includes singer/songwriter Matt Belsante, and the bands Half Built and Richard Gowen.
The event will be held at The Place, 11966 Lebanon Rd., Mt. Juliet, and proceeds will also benefit the Adkins’ children’s education.
Kristina Adkins, 35, died after complications from childbirth March 7. A memorial service was held at First Baptist Church in Mt. Juliet, March 17.
Her husband, Jeremy, now has to care for their five children, Mackenzie, 14, Alexis, 11, Savannah, 9, Sophia, 7 and newborn Kristina.
Adkins grew up in Wilson County, but was transferred to Coral Springs, Fla. through his job with HCA.
You can also contribute at http://fundly.com/kristina-s-girls-fund. Checks made out to FBC Fort Lauderdale may be mailed to First Baptist Church of Fort Lauderdale, 301 E. Broward Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. 33301. For purposes for tax deduction, do not write “Kristina’s Girls Fund” on the check, but instead enclose a note indicating the check is for that fund.