This is your chance to make a donation to a really great cause, and receive a special holiday thank you gift: a CD of new rock n’ roll Christmas songs – it’s a perfect stocking stuffer!
Here’s the story:
We’re Cold Suspension -- 6 high school kids in a rock band. Over the past 2 years we’ve had a pretty good run of performances, mostly in the summer when we don’t have class. We released our first album last spring, and have even held a couple of benefit concerts. Please check us out on Facebook.
Nativity Rocks is a 6-song Christmas CD that we recorded as a fundraising project for Sacred Heart Nativity Schools, in San Jose, CA. Why? Well, we’re a rock band – this is how we use our talents to support a really good cause.
Sacred Heart Nativity Schools’ mission is
“Breaking the Cycle of Poverty through Education”
An awesome idea that we’re here to support.
Sacred Heart Nativity School for Boys, Est. 2001, and Our Lady of Grace Nativity School for Girls, Est. 2006 are non-profit urban middle schools dedicated to providing a private, academically challenging and Catholic education for students of low-income families. Their unique program includes a 10-½ hour school day, 2 Saturday schools per month, small class size, 6 weeks of Summer School/Camp and a Graduate Support Program through high school and college.
98% of the annual budget for Sacred Heart Nativity Schools is funded by donations from individuals, foundations and grants.
Here is how you can help: Make a
Help us raise at least $1,000 through this online campaign.
All donations are tax deductible, plus you get Nativity Rocks CDs as a thank you. All the musicians, managers and artists donated their time, and local sponsors covered the costs of production.
It really is that easy: a $20 donation gets 2 CDs; a $50 donation gets
But please, think about a $100 donation – the 10 CDs you receive will be great stocking stuffers and holiday party gifts for your friends, clients or fellow workers.
If you cannot make a donation – please tell 10 of your friends about this project – copy us on the email you send (firstname.lastname@example.org) and if one of your friends makes a donation we will mail a CD to you as our thank you for helping.
About the music: We put original takes on several familiar holiday songs, and added-in students from the school in an original rap song called Nativity Wishes. There is a 4-minute sampler with parts of all 6 songs for you to check out on YouTube:
Please make a donation today, enjoy the music, and support Sacred Heart Nativity Schools in their mission of breaking the cycle of poverty through education.
All of us at Cold Suspension and Sacred Heart Nativity Schools wish you all a Very Merry Christmas and A Happy and Prosperous 2014 !!!