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Davao jail inmates to hold concert April 2009

December 6, 2008 10:14pm

Tags: Cebu City
MANILA, Philippines - If the Cebu provincial jail has its dancing inmates perform a dance number for the Internet, Davao City will have its jail inmates perform a concert for a cause.

The Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines said the Davao City jail inmates hope to be ready to perform at the concert tentatively scheduled on April 4 next year.

An article on the CBCP Web site ( said Fr. Hermes Sabud, chaplain of the Archdiocesan Commission on Prison Welfare (ACPW), said selected detainees would take part in the concert.

He said the target date of the concert is April 4, 2009 at the CAP Auditorium on Anda Street, Davao City.

The proposed concert is a joint effort between the ACPW and the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP) in Region 11.

Proceeds of the concert will help the prisoners as well as in the projects of the Prison Ministry. - GMANews.TV
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Tags: Cebu City