BC Interior Community foundation chips in to help Brock school band reach nationals

Kids get cash for band trip

The BC Interior Community Foundation has chipped in a sizeable sum to help the Brocklehurst middle school band attend MusicFest Canada in Toronto, a national competition for top-performing bands slated to take place in May.

Representatives dropped off a cheque for $3,000 at the school, which will go towards paying the for myriad expenses associated with the trip.

The band now has about $10,000 left to raise, and has so far accumulated about $35,000 for the trip this spring.

The BC Interior Community Foundation supports charities and causes that are important within the region, and is a member of Community Foundations of Canada.

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