NEW YORK, Dec. 13, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Charitybuzz announced today an exclusive online auction, “12-12-12: Auction For Sandy Relief,” presented by State Farm, featuring signed concert memorabilia, instruments, posters, and celebrity experiences, from legendary performing artists and celebrity participants at last night’s historic “12-12-12” benefit concert at Madison Square Garden. The auction is currently live now through December 20.
Estimated values on auction packages range from $5,000 to $121,000. Bidding is open to supporters around the globe over 18 years of age with a valid credit card. All net proceeds will benefit the Robin Hood Relief Fund.
The “12-12-12” historic benefit concert, presented by Chase, became the most widely broadcasted concert in history reaching nearly two billion people worldwide and featuring an unprecedented line-up of some of the world’s most acclaimed artists and specials guest including 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.
Thanks to the generosity of concert organizers, sponsors, and Robin Hood’s board of directors, every single penny from ticket purchases and donations will go to organizations serving the victims of Hurricane Sandy through the Robin Hood Relief Fund. The Robin Hood Relief Fund provides money, material and know-how to local organizations that are serving families and individuals in the regions hardest hit by the storm.