Switchfoot Headlining Kids Helping Kids Fundraiser

Kids Helping Kids announced on Monday that Switchfoot will headline its annual concert fundraiser at the Granada Theatre on 1/12. A nonprofit run by San Marcos High School students, Kids Helping Kids has raised over $750,000 for child-related causes global (the Ubumwe Center in Rwanda), local (The Unity Shoppe), and super-local (funeral costs for San Marcos student Sergio Romero who was hit by a car and killed on Milpas Street last year).

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