Third World Band, along with Tessanne Chin, Tarrus Riley, Dean Fraser, Delus and several other artists, will perform at The Palmyra Foundation’s Fundraising event on November 5, 2010.
The annual event, which will take place at the newly completed Palmyra Resort and Spa in Montego Bay, Jamaica will feature a weekend of activities to include a beach concert on Friday, November 5th followed by a Saturday night Gala Dinner & Dance on Saturday, November 6th. In between both events a golf tournament is planned.
The purpose of the event is to raise funds for the purchase of school books. The primary purpose of the Palmyra Foundation is to provide school books to 4 and 5 year old school children in public infant schools across Jamaica. Since its inception in 2007, more than 80 international volunteers have helped provide 72,000 books to 15,000 children in 80 schools across Jamaica’s 14 parishes. To date, the Palmyra Foundation has donated books for over US$400,000.
Cat Coore remarks, “The work that the Palmyra Foundation is doing is pivotal. As clich