Jazz Legends for Disability Pride is a fund raiser Jazz concert on Jan 14, 2016 in partnership with the 2016 NYC Winter Jazzfest. Jazz greats Wynton Marsalis, Benny Golson, Christian McBride, Jimmy Cobb, Harold Mabern, George Coleman, Buster Williams, Louis Hayes, Bill Charlap, Monty Alexanderand many others will be featured. Because of this fund raiser last year Disability Pride NYC was able to realize the first annual Disability Pride Parade in New York City held on July 12, 2015.
Presenting the 1st Annual Shuck & Jive Oyster Music Festival in Columbia, South Carolina – Nov. 21st & 22nd, 2015
Join us for the 1st Annual Shuck and Jive Oyster Festival. This is the first annual Oyster festival catering to the NE Columbia and it’s only going to get bigger every year. Join us for fried oysters, oyster stew, and of course BrickTown’s famous Oyster shooters. It’s a day full of Live Music, wine tasting; Drink and Food Specials, Vendors, and the occasional raffle give away. Oh and we got some really cool surprises too. This Event is FREE, but a donation to the National Kidney Foundation would be greatly appreciated. A portion of proceeds from the festival, will be donated to the National Kidney Foundation Team SC.
HOUSTON, Feb. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ — Former Miss Black Texas, Tomeka Holyfield in conjunction with NBA Entertainment, brings the Gospel to All Star Weekend with a star studded celebration of Faith and Inspiration. The 8th Annual All Star Gospel Celebration will honor Olympic Gold Medalist Gabrielle “Gabby” Douglas, NBA All Star Tracy McGrady and wife CleRenda McGrady, Journalist and Political Analyst Roland Martin, and several local pastors.
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JAZZ FOR OBAMA 2012
TUESDAY OCTOBER 9th
DEE DEE BRIDGEWATER
JEFF “TAIN” WATTS
AND VERY SPECIAL GUESTS….
OCTOBER 9 @ 7:30pm
Broadway at 95th Street
(Doors open 6:45 pm)
ALL PROCEEDS BENEFIT THE OBAMA FOR AMERICA PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN
TICKETS AND ALL INFORMATION AVAILABLE ONLY AT:
September 21, 2012- A roster of superlative American jazz artists will unite for one night only to present Jazz For Obama 2012, a concert event to benefit the reelection campaign of President Barack Obama.
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to Present Second Annual Harlem Jazz Shrines Festival
May 7 – 13, 2012
Partners Celebrate Legacy of Jazz in Harlem Featuring
Concerts by Emerging and Established Artists,
Panel Discussions, Films and More
NEW YORK, NY, February 23, 2012 – The Apollo Theater, Harlem Stage and Jazzmobile, Inc. have joined forces again to present the second annual Harlem Jazz Shrines Festival May 7-13, 2012. Continuing the mission of the inaugural festival, the three venerable cultural organizations will present a series of concerts and events to celebrate the rich legacy of jazz in the uptown community. To continue, please click “MORE”!
May 17, 2012
Celebrity Hosts Stacy London, Cat Greenleaf and Chuck Nice Return to Raise Awareness in the Fight Against Cancer
BROOKLYN, NY – March 6, 2012 – The American Cancer Society today announced that its Pink & Black Tie Gala will return for a fourth year to Stage 6 at Steiner Studios on May 17, 2012. One of the leading charitable events of the year in Brooklyn, more than 450 attendees are expected, including corporate sponsors, business, healthcare and social leaders, and supporting celebrities. To continue, please click “MORE”!
7th Annual O’Jays Celebration Weekend & Scholarship Fund in Canton, OH August 12-15, 2011
The 4-day celebration will kick off with “The Celebrity Love Train” ride from Canton to the “Rock and Roll Hall of Fame” in Cleveland with The O’Jays, Magic Johnson, Jimmie Jackson., Monique, Mike Tyson, Eric Benet, Christopher Cross, Johnny Gill, Howard Hewitt and a host of all-star sports & entertainment celebrities.
Canton, OH, June 24, 2011 –(PR.com)–
The dream began in Canton, OH and now Eddie Levert, Walter Williams, Sr., and Eric Nolan Grant, known collectively as The O’Jays, return to their hometown of Canton, OH to host the Seventh Annual O’Jays Celebration Weekend & Scholarship Fund, August 12-15, 2011.