The holidays have arrived. For most of us that means time with family, warm fires, and gifts. However, there are many who aren't so
lucky. Nashville is home to a large community of homeless and
underprivileged. So I wanted to do something to help give back this
I'm putting up my version of this classic Christmas song up
for download in exchange for any donation. I'm going to take all
proceeds I make from the song, and buy items for local Nashville youth
I've decided to work with The Bridge Charity, a local Nashville
charity with a great reputation for helping those in need, and I’m going
to take the presents to The Bridge’s warehouse and wrap them. Then on
December 19th we will take them to the Jefferson street bridge for their
yearly “Bridge to Christmas” event where we'll give all the items away
to the local community.
Like I share in the video, I know a lot of people have
hesitations about where the money actually goes or what percentage of it
goes to charity versus the organization, which is why I’m going to be
buying everything personally, and taking videos on social the whole way
so that everyone can be a part of what’s happening and to be
I’m really excited about this, but I need some
help to get more people involved, the more of an impact I can have in
the community the better. So I’m asking you two things:
(1. Download the song and donate anything you feel led, every dollar helps.
Share this page and my posts on your socials, with your friends, and
make sure to tag me so that people know where to come and check it out
so that we can have the maximum impact.
Keep checking my Facebook,
Instagram, and Twitter for updates and to be a part while I do this.
Follow the links bellow to learn more about the bridge and see pictures
from the "Bridge to Christmas" last year.
Produced by: Steve Allen and Isaac Sharp
Written by: Hugh Martin and Ralph Blane
Instrumentals by: Isaac Sharp and Steve Allen
Recorded at Square One Studio and The Brown Owl in Nashville, Tn