On Saturday, April 13th, the International Polka Association hosted a benefit radio show on the Polkajammer Network for their 2019 Jammerthon.
The event was held at Graphic Pallet in Plainfield, IL. with outstanding musical entertainment by the I.P.A. Tribute Band.
Everyone volunteered their time and talents to this event. A sincere thank you to the following:
Sound Engineer: Stephen Kaminski:
IJ’s: Keith Pietranczyk, Dennis Mikolajewski, and Brian Kapka
Phone Operators: Lynn Kaminski, Jenny Bulanda-Ruitenberg, Christy Krawisz and Lori Hudy-Lewandowski
Band Members: Rick Rzeszutko, Dan Mateja, Laura Mateja, Ray “Melvin” Rzeszutko
Mike Stapinski, Johnny Krawisz and Kevin Altenburg
Thank you to all of the polka fans who came out and provided food and drink items for all to share.
And a special thank you to Johnny & Chisty Krawisz for the use of their Graphic Pallets warehouse.
Over $3400 was raised during our portion of the Polkajammer broadcast.