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2013-09-02 04:21:20

TUCSON, Ariz., Sept. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Musical performances and inspiring family stories were featured prominently on tonight's MDA Show of Strength Telethon. The Muscular Dystrophy Association's telethon aired for two hours on Sunday on ABC television stations nationwide. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130902/DC72541) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120424/DC93207LOGO) As of 11 p.m. Pacific time, MDA's tote totaled $54.1 million....

2011-12-30 19:00:00

A group of the largest internet marketing names in the industry is coming together to raise money for cancer victim, four-year-old Sophie, in order to provide her family with financial relief and moral support. Orange County, CA (PRWEB) December 30, 2011 Internet marketing professionals, known as the “Lords of Internet Marketing,” have been fundraising throughout the past few months for cancer victim, four-year-old Sophie, in order to provide financial relief and moral support...

2011-12-05 01:30:00

LONDON, December 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The spectacular Victorian-themed Christmas song My Favourite Time of Year by The Florin Street Band [http://www.florinstreet.com ] is set to benefit numerous charities this Christmas as it becomes the theme to ITV's Text Santa appeal. The YouTube hit recently caused a stir across the pond when The United States Army Band "Pershing's Own" requested permission to perform it at their high profile concerts in Washington D.C. - an honour...

2009-05-11 06:00:00

BALTIMORE, Md., May 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Hope Solution, a 501-C3 nonprofit organization, is announcing its first national 6 hour "Change that Matters" webcast telethon at Sojourner-Douglass College, located in Baltimore Maryland. The telethon will air live on May 16th from 12noon to 6pm, and will raise money to assist victims of toxic poisoning, and provide natural treatment options and dietary supplements. To view the Multimedia News Release, go to:...

2008-12-23 14:10:00

DETROIT, Dec. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- The North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) announced today the Grammy nominated artist, Jonas Brothers, will play a special concert at Detroit's Joe Louis Arena on January 18, 2009 to help raise funds for the annual Charity Preview. The 2009 Charity Preview will take place at Cobo Center on January 16 from 6-9 PM. Since its inception in 1976, Charity Preview has raised over $77 million for children's charities in metro Detroit -- over $32...

2008-08-27 06:00:33

By Chris Bond Once these subside, they're usually replaced by an image of Harry Enfield and Paul Whitehouse's TV comedy characters, Smashie and Nicey, the naff DJs who never fail to mention their work for "chairidee, mate".This might sound a bit harsh and there have, of course, undoubtedly been some great charity records over the years, perhaps none more so than Band Aid's Do They Know It's Christmas? Not only did this sell more than 3.5mn copies in the UK alone, it transformed Bob Geldof...

2005-09-06 02:30:31

By Cynthia Littleton LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - Entertainment industry efforts to aid victims of Hurricane Katrina and the massive recovery effort ahead poured forth during the holiday weekend. The major broadcast networks finalized their plans for an hourlong benefit special, "Shelter from the Storm: A Concert for the Gulf Coast," to be "roadblocked" at 8 p.m. Friday on a lineup that is expected to include dozens of other cable, satellite and Internet channels. MTV firmed...