|Ninth annual Marimor Idol Finals set|
|Tuesday, June 10, 2014 8:02 PM|
LIMA — The ninth annual Marimor Idol Finals will be held at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Allen East Local Schools; doors open at 6 p.m. Allen East is located at 9105 Harding Highway, Harrod.
Procter and Gamble Mfg. Co. of Lima is once again sponsoring the event allowing it to remain free and open to the public.
The preliminary rounds of the competition were held during April with more than 75 performers vying for the chance to make it to the finals. Participants were judged on stage presence, vocal quality and wardrobe. Song selection spanned several genres and included rock, pop, gospel and country selections. Thirteen finalists were ultimately selected to advance for the opportunity to become the next Marimor Idol.
Marimor Industries, Inc., is a non-profit corporation that provides training and employment to individuals with Developmental Disabilities in Allen County. The training is accomplished by securing subcontract work with business and industry. The driving forces behind these efforts are the agency’s volunteer board members, as well as staff and families. Marimor Industries, Inc., Adult Services offices are located at 2450 Ada Road, Lima. Additional information can be found at www.marimorindustries.org. Businesses and individuals may call 419-221-1226 ext 1328 for more information.