In an effort to raise money for children affected by Hurricane Sandy, Nanuet Teacher Michael Minard is donating all proceeds of his holiday album Mike's Songs for the Seasons to The Children's Aid Society through The New York Times Neediest Cases Fund.
"So far, over $1,000. has been raised and the reviews on the album have been terrific," said Minard.
Checks should be made out to The Children's Aid Society, memo NYTimes Neediest, Sandy Relief.
You can download "Mike's Songs for the Season" by going to www.michaelminard.com and using PayPal. The price is $10 or more if the buyer prefers. The album will be on the site until December 31.
"We can make a difference," said Minard. "Iur group donation will be matched by the Abram and Ray Kaplan Foundation."
Are you ready to rock out this holiday season? If you don't have this album yet, you might not be as prepared as you think!
1. Three Feet of Heavy Snow Thomas E. Jones, George Jackson. Lyrics by Minard
2. Rudolph the Reggae Reindeer Robert L. May (dreads by Minard)
3. Frosty the Snowman Jack Nelson, Steve Rollins
4. Goodness Santa (Look Out for the Fire!) Jerry Lee Lewis. Lyrics by Minard
5. Jingle Bells James Lord Pierpont
6. Snow Days Michael Minard
7. Santa’s Helper! John Lennon/Paul McCartney. Lyrics by Minard
8. Jingle Bell Rock Bobby Helmes