ACM LIFTING LIVES® ANNOUNCES FALL 2010 BENEFICIARIES

ACM Lifting Lives® which is dedicated to improving lives through the power of music, announced its 2010 beneficiaries today, including new grants for Beth Israel Medical Center Louis Armstrong Center for Music and Medicine, Conscious Alliance/Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, Grounded In Music, Grooves On The Move, Nashville Symphony, Pattison's Academy, Sing for Hope, Sophia's Heart Foundation and Stars for Stripes...

ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC ANNOUNCES $1 MILLION DONATION TO ACM LIFTING LIVES

The Academy of Country Music announced a $1 million endowment to ACM Lifting Lives, made on behalf of the artists who participated in the taping of "ACM Presents: Brooks & Dunn - The Last Rodeo" in Las Vegas in April. Ticket proceeds from the taping went to ACM Lifting Lives, which in turn quickly earmarked funding for those affected by the recent floods in Middle Tennessee. The gift successfully completes a three-year funding commitment and fundraising campaign the Academy initiated in 2008...