Realm to perform as part
of a gospel concert fundraiser
the Carroll County Food Pantry
CARROLLTON, Ky. (April 2012) On Saturday,
April 21, there will be a Feed the Hungry Gospel Jubilee at
the Carroll County Middle School Auditorium from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. This
will be a benefit for the Carroll County Food Pantry, which is located
at the St. Johns Catholic Church on Fifth Street. The
money collected will be used to collect can food items for the Pantry.
local group, the Infinite Realm
(above), and the Commonwealth
Quartet (below) from Nashville,
Tenn., will be among the three groups
to perform April 21 in Carrollton, Ky.
The Inifinte Realm consists of
(from left) Paul Wright, Steve
Brown, Neal Wright, Rick Mahoney,
Tony Gossom and Dave Taylor.
The Food Pantry has been in existence for 25 years, feeding
those in the community who need help to make it to their next paycheck.
According to Ruth Baxter, who oversees this worthwhile service, approximately
120 people are fed every month, and 600-700 are fed during the Christmas
season with food baskets from the Food Pantry.
The Gospel Jubilee will be made up of three groups: Hearts of
Joy, a trio from Hanover, Ind.; The Infinite Realm
from the Kentuckiana area that has been in existence since 1969; and
The Commonwealth Quartet from Nashville, Tenn. These southern-style
gospel singers will bless you with music ranging from old well-known
favorites to contemporary praise songs.
The cost to attend is $10 for age 12 and older; $5 for ages 4 to 11;
and under 4 will get in free. If a person wants to lower the amount
they pay to get in, just bring up to five canned food items for each
person attending and $1 will be deducted from the amount for each can
donated. Thus, age 12 and over gets in for $5 plus five cans of food;
under 12 gets in free with five cans of food. The money will be split
between the groups for their expenses to perform (traveling, lodging,
Doors will open at 5 p.m. for all those attending the Jubilee.
Bring a friend, family members, or just come out yourself and enjoy
a wonderful evening of gospel music and help those in need in our county,
in the process. For more information, call Tony Gossom at (502) 732-4928.
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