RCI St. Lucia
posted on March 22, 2016 22:09
A local charity has announced that the focus of its largest fund raiser will be in honour of a renowned St.Lucian musician.
The National Community Foundation has announced details of this year’s 13th annual National telethon during a press launch on Tuesday morning. The organization is aiming to hit the target of EC $200,000.
The event will take place on May 29th and will feature Saint Lucian jazz guitarist Ronald “Boo” Hinkson.
NCF Director Maudy Lewis says Boo Hinkson should be honoured a not just as an artist but as a philanthropist.
Ms.Lewis says they organization has received tremendous support from the public. She is urging St.Lucian’s to continue to assist the organization.
The event has previously hit the EC $200,000 mark. The location of the telethon will be announced in the future.