Selena Gomez to Perform at UNICEF Benefit on January 19
Fri, 21 Dec 2012 15:06:43
Selena Gomez is coming to NYC!
The actress, multiplatinum recording artist and fashion designer will host an exclusive one-night-only concert benefitting the U.S. Fund for UNICEF on the evening of Saturday, January 19 at Best Buy Theater in New York City (1515 Broadway at 44th Street).
The concert marks the third annual Acoustic Charity Concert for Ms. Gomez, a UNICEF Ambassador and avid supporter of UNICEF programs that provide nutrition, clean water, medicine, education, and more to children worldwide.
"Nothing is more important than helping children in need around the globe. I'm thankful that I can use my voice to bring awareness and much-needed funds to UNICEF so they can continue their critical work. Together, with my fans, we can save lives," Gomez said in a statement.
Ms. Gomez was appointed a UNICEF Ambassador in September 2009, and she has enthusiastically used her talents to advocate for the world's most vulnerable children. In January 2011, she performed her second annual Acoustic Charity Concert, raising more than $200,000 for UNICEF programs worldwide.
Individual tickets to the Selena Gomez Acoustic Charity Concert are $100 and will go on sale today, Friday, December 21at 10AM ET at Ticketmaster.com.
Update: The show sold out in an hour. Charity Buzz is offering a special chance at attending.
What can you do to assist Selena Gomez in supporting UNICEF besides attending this show?