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SPRCS receives brand new Marching Band set #416371
09/17/11 07:39 AM
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The San Pedro Roman Catholic School (SPRCS) received a 13-piece drum set on Thursday September 15th. Honorable Manuel Heredia Jr., Minister of Tourism, Civil Aviation and Culture, along with Councilor Severo Guerrero and the UDP Slate for the up-coming municipal election, were on hand for the presentation.

In speaking of the presentation, Mr. Heredia stated, “A request had been made by both St. Peter’s Junior College and the San Pedro R.C. School, for a marching band set. As the Minister of Culture, I decided shortly before school closed that I would definitely make a contribution. Through the ministry, I secured $3,500 for each school.”

The set that was donated to the RC School is made up of 13 pieces. Retail value for the set is around $5,000 however, with the assistance of Cayo West Minister, Hon. Contreras, Hon. Heredia was able to get the set at the bargain cost of $3,500.

He went on to state, “It is indeed a great please for me to have been able to do this. I always have in my mind first and foremost, education. This is the reason why I put a lot of emphasis on anything that can enhance the children’s talents, whether it be music, arts or crafts. I will do my best to assist these kids, because there is nothing like education combined with creativity in any school, that can make a country grow.”

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Re: SPRCS receives brand new Marching Band set [Re: Marty] #416373
09/17/11 07:47 AM
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The San Pedro RC School received new marching band equipment just in time for the grand September Celebrations. Handing over this generous donation to the school was Hon. Manuel Heredia along with the UDP 7 team.

The Marching band set included snare drums, base drums and cymbals to name a few. The set cost a total of $5,000 and will be put into great use by the young children of San Pedro RC School.

Principal Roxannie Kay expressed her sincere gratitude to Hon. Heredia and the UDP team for their kind donation. She would also like to ask anyone who is willing to assist the children with the marching band to kindly contact her at the school’s office.

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