"JOYFUL VOICES OF INSPIRATION is an enthusiastic community of singers who [sic] celebrates and shares the joy, power and message of gospel music. The group rejoices in the diversity of its membership and encourages singers of all ages, cultures and religious affiliations. The singers and the director [James Early] strive to create a family-like environment in which they support and mentor each other.
"The choir seeks to promote appreciation of gospel music as both an inspirational medium and important musical art form. Members believe that by singing together in energetic, spirited performances they can bring joy and inspiration to all present. The group strives to support and participate in charitable events through their concerts and performances."