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121212 The Concert for Sandy Relief to Benefit the Robin Hood Relief Fund

Thursday, November 29, 2012

121212 The Concert for Sandy Relief to Benefit the Robin Hood Relief Fund

“12-12-12″, a fundraising concert to aid the victims of Hurricane Sandy, will take place on December 12 at Madison Square Garden. The concert will feature Bon Jovi, Eric Clapton, Dave Grohl, Billy Joel, Alicia Keys, Chris Martin, The Rolling Stones, Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band, Eddie Vedder, Roger Waters, Kanye West, The Who, and Paul McCartney.*

The concert is being presented by Chase, and the proceeds will go to the Robin Hood Relief Fund. Robin Hood, the largest independent poverty fighting organization in the New York area, will insure that every cent raised will go to non-profit groups that are helping the tens of thousands of people throughout the tri-state area who have been affected by Hurricane Sandy. For the latest concert information, please visit www.121212concert.org.

More information will be released in the coming days related to streaming and telecast information. The most up to date information on “12-12-12” can be found by visiting www.121212concert.orgWatch the concert live on WEtv.com TONIGHT at 7.30pm ET — we will be streaming the concert live.

Why “12-12-12” Is So Important?
As the tri-state region begins to recover from Sandy’s stunning and acute devastation along the coastal areas of Long Island, Queens, Staten Island and New Jersey, there remains an enormous task of rebuilding both the infrastructure and thousands of shattered lives. “12-12-12” presents an important opportunity for the community and nation to come together to provide significant support to these communities as they confront staggering short- and long-term issues.

Where are Donations Going?
Net proceeds from the concert will go to the Robin Hood Relief Fund. Robin Hood, the largest independent poverty fighting organization in the New York area, will insure that every cent raised will go to non-profit groups that are helping the tens of thousands of people throughout the tri-state area who have been affected by Hurricane Sandy.

*Artists subject to change

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