Ogilvy Cares to Host Its First Gala Benefiting the Cancer Community
Event to feature performance by American Idol's Jordin Sparks and remarks by Rev. Al Sharpton
What: Ogilvy Cares, Ogilvy's philanthropic arm of employees dedicated to raising awareness about the fight against cancer, will host its first Cancer Gala to commemorate those whose lives have been affected by cancer. The Gala also will raise funds for CancerCare, a national non-profit organization that provides free professional support services to anyone affected by cancer.
Aetna and Best Doctors will be honored for their efforts in the fight against cancer.
When: June 1, 2011, 6:30 p.m.-10:00 p.m.; Media Interviews at 6:00-6:20 p.m.
Where: The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum (46th Street and West Side Highway, New York City)
- Jordin Sparks, American Idol winner, Grammy-nominated pop/R&B star
- Reverend Al Sharpton, founder and president of the National Action Network (NAN), a not-for-profit civil rights organization based in Harlem, N.Y.
Contact: Heather Jansen at Heather.Jansen@ogilvypr.com, 212-880-5384 (office), 770-380-2339 (cell)
*Available on a first-come, first-serve basis; Interview availability is subject to change.
/PRNewswire-USNewswire -- June 1, 2011/
SOURCE Ogilvy Cares