Performances by “American Idol” Winner Maddie Poppe, Disney Channel’s Asher Angel
and More Festivities Kick Off with Spirit of Excellence Dinner
at the Luxe Sunset Boulevard Hotel on October 2
LOS ANGELES (Sept. 7, 2018) — The T.J. Martell Foundation is proud to announce its 9th Annual Los Angeles Family Day to be held at The Grove for the third consecutive year on Saturday, October 6, 2018, from 12p.m. – 4p.m. PT. ABC’s American Idol Season 16 winner Maddie Poppe is scheduled to perform as well as Asher Angel from Disney Channel’s Andi Mack along other top music artists. Families will enjoy delicious food, a live auction, live musical performances, games, prizes, and other activities while raising funds for cancer research. Tickets and sponsorship packages are available now and can be purchased at www.lafamilyday.org.
Every year, the T.J. Martell Foundation honors outstanding members of the music and medical communities who dedicate their time and efforts in support of cancer research. This year, the LA Family Day honorees include:
- Dr. Alan Wayne, Director of the Children’s Center For Cancer & Blood Diseases, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles.
- Erika Ender, composer, singer, actress, philanthropist and Latin GRAMMY 2018 Song of the Year winner for “Despacito”
- Jack Sussman, Executive Vice President, Specials, Music and Live Events, CBS Entertainment
- Steven Vincent, Vice President of Music & Soundtracks for The Disney Channel Worldwide
Prior to Family Day, the foundation will host its Spirit of Excellence Awards Dinner on Tuesday, October 2 at the Luxe Sunset Boulevard Hotel. The fundraising event will include an elegant dinner, silent and live auctions, and live musical performances. CITI® cardmembers have exclusive access to purchase tickets for LA Family Day and Spirit of Excellence Dinner. For complete details on presale and preferred tickets for CITI cardmembers, visitwww.citiprivatepass.com.
LA Family Day and the Spirit of Excellence Dinner are Co-chaired by Ron Broitman, Executive Vice President and Head of Synchronization, Warner/Chappell & Warner Music Group and David Kovach, Senior Vice President, Global Entertainment, CITI. Last year’s honorees, Amy Howe, Chief Operating Officer, Ticketmaster North America and Greg Thompson, President, Maverick were named as Honorary Co-Chairs, and Ken Bunt, President of Disney Music Group and a Co-chair of last year’s events will lead the committee in assisting with performances and entertainment.
For more information on the T.J. Martell Foundation, LA Family Day and the Spirit of Excellence Dinner visit www.tjmartell.org.