BrightStone’s 16th annual “Music that Touches the Heart” benefit, set for Wednesday evening, February 21st in Liberty Hall at the Factory at Franklin, announces Michael W. Smith will be performing at the benefit  along with several award-winning songwriters.

During Michael’s storied career, he has been honored with three Grammy Awards, 45 Dove Awards, and American Music Award and has sold more than 15 million albums.

This year’s event has a limited number of tickets and tables still available. A table of 8 in the front row with the full VIP Experience is $6,000. Tables for eight in other rows with some additional benefits are available at $3,000 and $1,200. Individual seats can be obtained for $150 each.

Reservations are available online at, by phone (615)790-4888, and through the mail P.O. Box 682966, Franklin, TN 37068. Seats and tables can be purchased through February 7th or until space is filled.

All proceeds benefit the adults who attend BrightStone who live each day with intellectual and developmental challenges. BrightStone’s mission is to provide a comprehensive work, social support, and future residential community for adults with special needs, expanding their potential and helping them develop mentally, physically, socially, emotionally, and spiritually. To learn more about BrightStone and their vision, please visit their website at or call 615-790-4888.