“MY CAUSE” WEB FEATURE FOR JUNE SPOTLIGHTS
JANA KRAMER AND “ST. JUDE CHILDREN’S RESEARCH HOSPITAL”
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WEB FEATURE AVAILABLE ON ACMLIFTINGLIVES.ORG STARTING TODAY
Tweet: June's @ACMawards Lifting Lives’ MyCause is @kramergirl & St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital! Watch the video here: [insert your link here OR http://bit.ly/ACMMyCause]
Encino, CA (June 7, 2013) – ACM Lifting Lives® announced today that the June “My Cause” web feature will spotlight Jana Kramer and the charity organization, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. The web feature drives awareness of artist-supported charitable organizations and supports fundraising efforts for those philanthropies.
My Cause is a way for ACM Lifting Lives to tangibly demonstrate the Academy’s support of country music artists. Many people have been helped by these fantastic charities, and ACM Lifting Lives bolsters that support by increasing awareness and funding for these very deserving causes. Over the past two years, ACM Lifting Lives has donated more than $190,000 to artists’ favorite charities through this program, and will again make donations in addition to driving fan awareness.
This month, “My Cause: St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital” highlights a foundation whose mission is to advance cures and means of prevention for pediatric catastrophic diseases through research and treatment. Donations can be made to the charity using a donate link available with the video.
Click here to watch the June “My Cause” video and donate to this cause.
About ACM Lifting Lives
ACM Lifting Lives® is the philanthropic arm of the Academy of Country Music dedicated to improving lives through the power of music. Each year, ACM Lifting Lives provides funding to music-related therapy and education programs, including the organization’s flagship ACM Lifting Lives Music Camp, a partnership since 2010 with Vanderbilt Kennedy Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities in Nashville, TN. ACM Lifting Lives Music Camp is a week-long residential program open to individuals with Williams syndrome, talented in music from around the nation, and has a dual purpose of studying Williams syndrome while providing music enrichment through performance and education. Other Lifting Lives giving includes serving members of the country music community who face unexpected financial hardship through the Diane Holcomb Emergency Relief Fund, and partnering with music artists to improve lives. For more information, please visit www.ACMLiftingLives.org.
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