Kids helping kids; CD proceeds to go to school in Jamaica

On Nov. 13, a CD release party was held at St. John Parish Center in Arthur.

St. John Catholic School choir, St. James Catholic School choir, St. John church choir and Grades 1, 2 and 3 classes took part in the making of this Christmas CD.

The CD is entitled It’s Christmas Time. All proceeds from the sales of this CD will go towards helping students at Marcus Garvey School in Kingston, Jamaica obtain an education. Money raised will help pay for school supplies, the lunch program, building repairs and a teacher’s salary.  

The group thanked all who volunteered and to the local businesses for their donations:  Foodland, Frito Lay, Arthur Greenhouse and Matt and Sharon Coffey Inc.