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.
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
Barbara Sinatra Children’s Center
Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Desert
College of the Desert Foundation
Desert AIDS Project
Desert Cancer Foundation
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.