Cass Tech marching band gets $10K to make trip to presidential inauguration

JUST Foundation behind donation

Published On: Jan 15 2013 09:38:48 AM EST   Updated On: Jan 15 2013 12:07:27 PM EST
DETROIT -

Cass Technical High School's marching band has been given a $10,000 boost for its trip to the presidential inauguration.

JUST Foundation on Tuesday said it had gifted the money to the Detroit school to help it meet its goal necessary to make the trip to Washington DC on Saturday.

Established by Settles in 2006, the JUST foundation supports young people and families who are distressed including through chess programs, college scholarships, and tutoring.

The marching band had also received $25,000 from a donation by the General Motors Foundation.

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