The Save the Shelter Benefit Concert starts at 7 p.m. Friday at Evangel Temple in Meridian.
It features Gospel music by Byron Cage, David and the Giants and the Voices of Unity Community Choir.
Tickets at the door are $30.00. Advance tickets are available during business hours at Sam's Fashion and the Bible Bookstore.
Another benefit is being held later in the month of June.
Chicken plate lunches will be offered Friday, June 29, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at South Harbor Shelter, 2900 St. Paul Street, Meridian. **Note: Tickets must be purchased in advance, no later than Wednesday, June 27.**
Contact Tuchella Wright or Gene Coleman, 601-693-1001, for tickets.
The lunches include 1/2 fried chicken, baked beans, coleslaw and bread for $7.00 each.