GRAMMY® CHARITY ONLINE AUCTIONS OFFER EXCLUSIVE MUSIC MEMORABILIA AND VIP EXPERIENCES TO CELEBRATE THE 57TH ANNUAL GRAMMY AWARDS® AND BENEFIT THE GRAMMY FOUNDATION® AND MUSICARES®
Items Available For Bid On www.ebay.com/grammy In Two Auction Cycles Now Through Feb. 19
GRAMMY® Charity Online Auctions — in celebration of the 56th Annual GRAMMY Awards® — this auction offers approximately 100 exclusive items, including once-in-a-lifetime VIP experiences, memorabilia from world-renowned celebrities and official GRAMMY® merchandise signed backstage at the GRAMMY Awards by participating stars. The lots are available for bid in two cycles now through Feb. 19 at www.ebay.com/grammy. Presented in partnership with Kompolt, all proceeds will benefit the GRAMMY Foundation and MusiCares.
Featured items in each cycle include: A Vans Warped Tour three-day/three-city VIP Experience riding on the official Vans Tour Bus from city to city!
*VIP concert and meet and greet experience with GRAMMY winner “Weird Al” Yankovic and country superstars Florida Georgia Line!
*Your first opportunity to bid on tickets to the 58th Annual GRAMMY Awards in 2016, starting at $1!
*Official GRAMMY merchandise autographed backstage at the 57th GRAMMY Awards rehearsals and telecast by celebrity participants. Performers include AC/DC, Eric Church, Miranda Lambert, Adam Levine, Madonna, Ed Sheeran, Gwen Stefani, Sam Smith, Pharrell Williams, Usher, and many more!
*Guitars autographed by 5 Seconds of Summer, Miranda Lambert, Bruno Mars, Tim McGraw, Paramore, Katy Perry, Keith Urban, and more!
*Music memorabilia autographed by Iggy Azalea, Mary J. Blige, Daft Punk, Ariana Grande, Dave Grohl, Lady Gaga, Paul McCartney, Metallica, Trent Reznor, Sam Smith, Taylor Swift, and many more!
*Also featuring The Bob Bonis Collection: Rare photographs capturing early days of the Beatles and the Rolling Stones. Thirty limited-edition images from U.S. tour manager Bob Bonis’ Private Collection for sale with partial proceeds benefitting the GRAMMY Foundation.
Proceeds from the 57th Annual GRAMMY Awards auction provide essential support for the GRAMMY Foundation and MusiCares. Under the banner of GRAMMY in the Schools®, the GRAMMY Foundation produces a range of distinct education programs — across the country throughout the year — that serve high school students and their schools, including GRAMMY Camp®, GRAMMY Camp — Basic Training, GRAMMY Camp — Jazz Session, and GRAMMY Signature Schools. The GRAMMY Foundation also offers preservation and advancement initiatives, fosters dialogue about compelling issues facing the music industry, supports projects that increase the understanding of music and its role in society, and raises public awareness about the urgent need to preserve our nation’s recorded sound legacy. These programs include the Entertainment Law Initiative®, the Grant Program with funding generously provided by The Recording Academy®, the GRAMMY Living Histories program, and the GRAMMY Foundation Legacy Concert (formerly the Music Preservation Project).
MusiCares® ensures that music people have a place to turn in times of financial, medical and personal need by providing programs and services, including emergency financial assistance,educational workshops, and flu shots, hearing tests, and medical/dental screenings. TheMusiCares MAP Fund® allows access to addiction recovery treatment and sober living resources for members of the music community. Safe Harbor Rooms, weekly addiction support groups and the MusiCares Sober Touring Network provide ongoing recovery support.