Gospel Music Channel Donates to Feed the Children

By Jenny Bennett | managing editor, www.watchgmctv.com
Posted: Thu, 12/18/2008 - 21:10

In lieu of providing holiday presents to clients, Gospel Music Channel helps feed children and families this Christmas.

Oklahoma City, Okla. (TBD) – Gospel Music Channel (GMC), the fastest-growing network in television today, has donated to international hunger relief organization Feed The Children in lieu of providing gifts to their clients for Christmas. In these hard economic times, GMC shows how they are a leader by continuing to support community development.

GMC also purchased holiday cards that were designed by Oklahoma City-based North Highland Elementary School, which has received backpack and other donations from Feed The Children throughout the year. All students participated in a Christmas card decorating contest and artwork was selected and used for GMC's holiday card that will be sent to their clients nationwide to show their efforts in helping children this holiday season.

"We sincerely appreciate Gospel Music Channel for their tremendous support this holiday season," said Larry Jones, president and founder of Feed The Children. "They are making huge strides in helping make a brighter future for many children and families this holiday season. We thank Gospel Music Channel for their commitment to helping children and families in need."

About Feed The Children
Founded in 1979 by Larry and Frances Jones, Feed The Children is consistently ranked as one of the 10 largest international charities in the U.S., based on private, non-government support. Feed The Children is a Christian, international, nonprofit relief organization with headquarters in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, that delivers food, medicine, clothing and other necessities to individuals, children and families who lack these essentials due to famine, war, poverty or natural disasters. Since its founding, the organization has reached out to help those in need in the US and in 118 countries around the globe. For more information, please visit www.feedthechildren.org.

About Gospel Music Channel
Gospel Music Channel (http://www.gospelmusicchannel.com) is the nation's first and only 24/7 music television network devoted to the uplifting, inspiring and diverse music that is Gospel/Christian music. Gospel Music Channel is the fastest-growing network in television today can be seen in nearly 40 million homes on various cable systems and nationwide on DIRECTV on channel 338.