LIFETIME Television and Marie Claire teamed up once again to present the Second Annual WOMEN ROCK! GIRLS & GUITARS, an all-star benefit concert to raise breast cancer awareness and funds for National Alliance of Breast Cancer Organizations (NABCO) and National Breast Cancer Coalition (NBCC). A veritable Who's Who of women--featuring Pat Benatar, Mary J. Blige, Beth Nielsen Chapman, Sheryl Crow, Dixie Chicks, Nelly Furtado, Emmylou Harris and Shea Seger-- took center stage at Wiltern Theater in Los Angeles to call attention to this important cause and for a star-studded jam. While the all-female bill of chart-topping performers were joining forces for a concert of a lifetime, this wasn't the only place htat was rockin'...
HARD ROCK SERVES UP GOOD WORKS
Hard Rock Cafe's partnership with LIFETIME Television has been extensive, tireless and generous.
To help raise money for NABCO and NBCC, Hard Rock Cafe created a limited-edition pink guitar lapel pin featuring the "Stop Breast Cancer for Life" heading and the signature breast cancer awareness pink ribbon. Pins are available for purchase at all 39 U.S. Hard Rock Cafes and online at their website www.hardrock.com. For every pin sold, Hard Rock Cafe donates four dollars to our charity partners!
In addition, the Hard Rock Cafe website auctioned ten orange
Fender Stratocaster guitars signed by WOMEN ROCK! musicians,
with all proceeds from the winning bids going to the two breast cancer
Girls with guitars rocked for the good cause, but we all play a part in promoting awareness about this disease that kills one American woman every 12 minutes. We can make a difference. And thanks to your support, around $100,000 had been raised to date for breast cancer charities through guitar auctions and pin sales!
WOMEN ROCK! It's a celebration of how far we've come in the fight against breast cancer. It's also a reminder of how much further we need to go...