Manilow Sets Goal To Hit $1,500,000 In Total Funds
All Proceeds Go To Charity[Palm Springs, CA] - Pop culture icon and music legend Barry Manilow announced that he will contribute five more holiday concerts to raise funds to more than 30 charities in the Coachella Valley. Manilow’s 2009 and 2012 concerts raised more than $1 million and he hopes to raise another $500,000 with the 2015 concerts. Scheduled to take place at Palm Desert’s McCallum Theatre, Manilow’s A Gift of Love III concerts will feature his hit songs and holiday favorites. His past holiday concerts have surprised the audience with a children’s choir, Santa Claus, and snow. Yes, it really does snow in the desert. Click BUY TICKETS below or call 310-957-5788 for VIP Premium tickets. VIP Premium tickets allow the purchaser to designate which of the 30 charities benefit from their purchase. All undesignated proceeds are assigned to a general fund and are distributed equally amongst all of the participating charities. VIP Premium tickets are not be available at the McCallum box office. December 8 December 9 December 11 December 12 December 13 Concert times for all dates except for December 13 are 8pm. The concert time for December 13 is 7pm. Mr. Manilow is contributing his performances to the A Gift of Love III concerts and will not be compensated. The charities benefitting from the 2015 A Gift Of Love III concerts are: ACT For MS Advancing the Interests of Animals AIDS Assistance Program Angel View Crippled Children's Foundation Animal Samaritans Barbara Sinatra Children's Center Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Desert Braille Institute College of the Desert Foundation Desert AIDS Project Desert Cancer Foundation Desert Symphony Gary Kitchen Memorial Foundation Gilda's Club Desert Cities California Guide Dogs of the Desert Joslyn Senior Center The LGBT Community Center of the Desert The Living Desert The Manilow Music Project Martha's Village & Kitchen McCallum Theatre Institute Mizell Senior Center Neuro Vitality Center Paws and Hearts Pegasus Therapeutic Riding "All Special Needs - All Ages" Sanctuary Palm Springs Temple Isaiah Fund Tools for Tomorrow United Cerebral Palsy - Inland Empire The Well in the Desert About The Manilow Fund for Health and Hope: The Manilow Fund for Health & Hope is a nonprofit organization that was created by Barry Manilow to support local, grassroots organizations that promote education, health and care. The fund donates to organizations that focus on cancer, AIDS, children’s issues, victims of abuse, the homeless and music education.