Legendary singer Chaka Khan performs at Fort Mason during the opening night reception of the National Conference on Volunteering and Service in San Francisco, CA on Monday, June 22, 2009. More than 4,000 national and international volunteer and service leaders attended the conference. The conference also served as the launch for United We Serve, a national call to community service from President Obama.
Chaka Khan’s connection so service comes by way of her foundation. The Chaka Khan Foundation is dedicated to assisting women and children at risk with a particular emphasis on Education and Autism.