Lin-Manuel Miranda raises $ 2 million for charity through charity network fundraising platforms
LOS ANGELES, July 7, 2016 / PRNewswire / – Today, Price and Charitybuzz , part of the charitable network, – and Tony, Emmy and Grammy winner Lin-Manuel Miranda announced that the campaigns to win Hamilton tickets have gone up $ 2 million for charitable purposes, the majority of which will benefit Hispanic Federation, a nonprofit organization that educates millions of Hispanic children, youth, and families locally and nationally. As an online giving platform that allows all income levels to participate and give, the Price The “Your Shot” experience allowed fans to donate as little as $ 10 for a chance to win tickets to see Miranda’s latest performance as Hamilton on July 9the and to attend the closing evening as a guest. Fans were also able to bid on tickets for Miranda’s last performance through Charitybuzz bringing the impressive cumulative total of funds raised to more than $ 2 million.
“You put money in for a good cause and see what came out! We did it together, and here we are ”, Lin-Manuel Miranda said one of the enthusiastic winners. “You are going to come with us. You are going to come to the last show, you are going to come to the party afterwards! Everything is going.”
Hamilton was one of the most successful campaigns to date run by the Charity Network, which was started by Todd wagner in March 2016. The Charity Network provides a one-stop-shop for brands, celebrities and nonprofits launching fundraising and awareness campaigns. Each platform within the Charity Network is an established leader in its own field: Charitybuzz in online charity auctions, Prizeo in raffles and experiences, and Chideo in cause and entertainment content. Today, the three fundraising giants are working together to deliver an unprecedented and customizable “menu” of resources to raise funds and raise awareness for charity.
“The Hamilton campaign is a great example of the work the Charity Network can do to help influential and talented celebrities like Lin-Manuel Miranda raise awareness and raise funds for causes close to their hearts ”, Todd wagner, said the founder and chairman of the Charity Network. “We are so proud to work with and celebrate not only his success with Hamilton, but also to help defend the work the Hispanic Federation is capable of doing.”
The winners of the Prizeo experience were announced on the Prizeo website on July 2ndsd.
About the Charity Network
The Charity Network harnesses the power of celebrities, technology and media to raise awareness and raise funds for some of the world’s toughest challenges. With a mission to complement traditional fundraising models and help charities transition from analog to digital, the Charity Network has raised hundreds of millions of dollars for causes around the world. Launched in 2016 by an entrepreneur and philanthropist Todd wagner, Charity Network is the parent company of three major digital fundraising platforms: Chideo, Prizeo and Charitybuzz. Each platform is a leader in its field: Charitybuzz in online charity auctions, Prizeo in sweepstakes and online experiences, and Chideo in cause and entertainment content. These three consumer platforms, all working in tandem, reach a large and diverse group of donors, from millennials to baby boomers, through a network of union partners including Sinclair Broadcast Group, Tribune Company, The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Twitter, Delta Airlines and more. . With its partners, Charity Network can amplify a message of cause to more than 80% of American television households.
In addition to its consumer platforms, Charity Network offers a full suite of services to help celebrities, charities and brands personalize their cause messages through CN’s team of digital giving experts. Solutions. To learn more, please visit: www.charitynetwork.com.
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