Dr. Kyle Charlton and Doug Babbitt (Submitted photo)

The Wallaceburg Concert Band recently received a $5,000 donation towards the purchase of musical instruments and supporting equipment from the Wallaceburg Kinsmen Club.

“This donation from the Wallaceburg Kinsmen speaks to the Kinsmen’s strong support for organizations which are striving to make Wallaceburg and the surrounding area a better place,” stated Kinsmen President Dr. Kyle Charlton.

“The Wallaceburg Concert Band is an example of a large number of individuals who are working together to bring first class musical entertainment for all ages to enjoy. We are pleased to be able to help by donating to this worthwhile group of dedicated musicians.”

Charlton met recently with band member Doug Babbitt to make the donation.