University Students Spread Holiday Cheer through Caroling

Northwest Missouri State University students gathered outside the Maryville HyVee Saturday afternoon to serenade shoppers with Christmas carols.

Posted: Dec 2, 2017 10:16 PM
Updated: Dec 4, 2017 11:38 AM

(MARYVILLE, Mo.) Northwest Missouri State University students gathered outside the Maryville HyVee Saturday afternoon to serenade shoppers with Christmas carols.

Four sudents from the university's performing arts program, an ensemble called Dicken's Carolers, sang holiday favorites to help out a local organization collect unwrapped gifts and monatory donations.

Cornerstones of Care is a foster care agency who is helping out kids in need this Christmas.

"We are trying to just raise some money to help the local children's division purchase gifts for all of the children in foster care in this area," Valyn McClellen, resource development manager for Cornerstones of Care, said.

The group was out caroling and collecting gifts from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. To find out more on how you can help, visit Cornerstones of Care's website.

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