Arthenius Jackson is the first up-and-coming musical artist to join the nonprofit organization‚Äôs roster of established Angel Artists. The South Carolinian singer-songwriter joins a select group of talented performers who give of their music on the Michelle‚Äôs Angels‚Äô Foundatio
Online PR News – 17-February-2012 – – The Michelle‚Äôs Angels Foundation Inc. (MAF) is pleased to announce its 2012 initiative to recruit emerging singer-songwriters to its MAF Angel Artist roster. With this drive to spotlight new talent, Arthenius Jackson is the first up-and-coming musical artist to join the nonprofit organization‚Äôs roster of established Angel Artists. The South Carolinian singer-songwriter joins a select group of talented performers who give of their music on the Michelle‚Äôs Angels‚Äô website. Visitors to the website may listen to her original song titled ‚ÄúForgiven‚ÄĚ free of any charges or fees.
Michelle‚Äôs Angels Foundation‚Äôs mission is to provide love, hope and assistance to people facing any one of life‚Äôs illnesses or challenges. The Angels Artists, through their music on the site, provide beauty and compassion, a welcome respite for many. Michelle‚Äôs Angels‚Äô musicians and volunteers give -- because as the organization‚Äôs slogan states ‚ÄúPeople need to know someone cares.‚ÄĚ
Born and raised in Hartsville, South Carolina, Arthenius took the microphone at the age of six to lead her first song with the youth choir at her church. Motivated, encouraged and inspired by many mentors, she uses her musical gifts and passion to lift up the spirits of others. After graduating from Hartsville High School, Arthenius first attended Columbia College in Columbia, South Carolina to study music. She continued her studies at Francis Marion University (FMU) where she received her B.A in Mass Communication. In addition to her communication studies, Arthenius directed the Young Gifted and Blessed Choir for three years. After graduating from FMU, she attended the Actors, Models, Talent for Christ (AMTC) Convention held in Orlando, Florida. Arthenius‚Äô song titled ‚ÄúForgiven‚ÄĚ is featured on the MAF website. She recently completed two new songs and plans on releasing her first album in April.
MAF President Herb Knoll states, ‚ÄúWe welcome a talented emerging singer-songwriter in Arthenius Jackson to our family of Angel Artists. Her passion for ‚Äėlifting the spirits of others‚Äô is aligned with our nonprofit‚Äôs mission. Her voice is strong and she sings with conviction. Her lyrics and style will help us reach out to the millennial generation. It‚Äôs great to be able to share her music with our site visitors.‚ÄĚ New Angel Artist, Arthenius said, ‚ÄúI am thrilled to have been selected to join the Michelle‚Äôs Angels Foundation Angel Artists. It‚Äôs a distinct honor to be included with this amazing group of talented singer-songwriters -- all sharing our music for a beautiful cause.‚ÄĚ
For more information on the Angel Artists and MAF, visit the Foundation's website michellesangels.com.
About Michelle‚Äôs Angels Foundation, Inc. (MAF) Clarence, New York
Michelle‚Äôs Angels Foundation, Inc. Inc., a New York State not-for-profit corporation, is recognized as tax exempt under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. MAF, Inc. is registered with the Office of the New York State Attorney General (NYS Reg. No. 41-55-45), the Tennessee Department of State (CO 13756) in the State of Florida (CH32995) and is currently exempt from registration in the state of West Virginia. All donations to MAF, Inc. are tax deductible. The MAF mission is to provide love, hope and assistance to those facing any one of a wide-range of illnesses or life‚Äôs challenges. The Foundation‚Äôs website serves as the principle vehicle employed by the Foundation to aid others and their loved ones. To contact Michelle‚Äôs Angels at info(at)MichellesAngels.com