Fundraiser creates windfall for soup kitchen, search for 2019 land donor on

first_imgLetts, In. — The numbers are in and “Farmers Feeding the Flock” grossed $17,328.53, that will be a net donation to Greensburg Bread of Life of about $6,000.Local farmer Merril Smith developed the idea and presented to the Evans family near Letts, and the project was in full gear. The Evans family donated the use of 40-acres this year for a soybean crop. Stewart Seeds, Kova Fertilizer, Best Equipment and Lowes Feed and Grain all made significant donations to the project.Smith says the fundraiser is a way to help feed less fortunate people, teach young people about agriculture and try to inform the public about the sacrifices made by farmers, both physically and financially.There is a search for a land donor to continue the effort next year. If you would like to help out click here.last_img read more

GIMPA fitness and fun festival fixed for February 27

first_imgThe Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA) will organize a health walk and aerobics session for students and authorities of the school later this month.The health exercise which is being put together by Goldstar Consult limited will see household names in the music industry such as Stonebwoy and award winning Kwaw Kese all present.The programme on February 27 is also to create awareness on the importance of regular exercises“Regular exercise is the way to go in life and I will encourage all the students and everybody to be part of this health venture,” said Prof.  Philip Duku Osei who is Vice Rector of GIMPA“This is good for everybody and that is why we have endorsed it, we are not just going to exercise but we are also going to have fun.” There will also be a health screening and sporting competitions between various schools on campus.“Some celebrities like Stonebowy and Kwaw Kese will join us on the day so it promises to be fun.”. Mr. Samuel Anim, CEO of Goldstar Consult limited and also a student at the institute also noted the importance of  this programme”As the saying goes, a healthy body is a healthy mind so obviously this is very important and we are all going to be part of it.””We all must come together on February 27 to exercise and have fun, there will be an aerobics session after the walk and that will be led by an expert in that area.” Follow Joy Sports on Twitter: @JoySportsGH. Our hashtag is #JoySportslast_img read more