Music Monday is taking you back in time with this classic song
DETROIT – We’re kicking off the new week and the new year with music from a young artist singing a classic. Anissa Lea has a love for jazz and uses music to express herself. She has just released her new self-titled album that’s full of standards from the 20th century. Watch the video to hear Lea sing a classic hit.
Song Foundation donates $100K to United Way of Washtenaw County for year-end match program
ANN ARBOR – The Song Foundation has donated $100,000 to maximize impact in local COVID-19 relief efforts, announced United Way of Washtenaw County on Monday. The gift was made as a match program so that any year-end gift to UWWC’s Community Impact Fund will be matched. In March, the Song Foundation committed $1 million to the Office of Community and Economic Development of Washtenaw County to establish an emergency relief fund for small local businesses. Needs of the local community have surged since the pandemic began, putting pressure on nonprofit agencies. “We encourage employees making Community Impact Fund gifts to see whether it qualifies under their company’s matching gift program.”For more information or to make a donation, visit www.uwwashtenaw.org.
A jingle for Jason Carr’s Birthday!
Omayya Atout is the founder of Songlorius.com. Songlorious is a website that allows you to enter your information and preferred genre of music to create a personalized song for you or someone special in your life. You can get started by clicking “create your song.”For Jason Carr’s 50th Birthday Live in the D created a song for him. Watch the video to hear Jason’s personalized jingle!