Tony Hawk, Alan Greenspan, & Oprah Winfrey—what do they all have in common? Well, they’re among a long list of celebrities putting their time and talents up for auction to help the RFK Memorial. Read on.
Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Auction Features Experiences from Hit Shows, Top Sporting Events and Famous Celebrities
Want to be interviewed by Larry King, spend a day with skateboarding legend Tony Hawk at his California headquarters, discuss the market over tea with former Federal Reserve chairman Alan Greenspan and his wife, NBC’s Andrea Mitchell, see the Oprah Winfrey Show live, laugh over lunch with Robin Williams, or be a star with a walk on role on the next Farrelly Brothers Movie? Well, Ethel Kennedy and supporters of the Robert F. Kennedy Memorial have put together these experiences and much more for the season’s premiere auction at charitybuzz.com to raise funds and awareness for the Robert F. Kennedy Memorial. The auction runs online March 20th-April 6th, and new experiences are added everyday.
Other auction highlights include: A walk on role on Desperate Housewives, visits to the sets and meet and greets with the stars of shows including Boston Legal, 24, House, Meet The Press, All My Children, Super Nanny and both The Today Show and The Early Show, as well as Red Carpet VIP tickets to the MTV Music Video Award Show. Have VIP access to either the 2008 Sundance Film Festival or the Tribecca 2007 Filmfest, let Wynton Marsalis entertain you at Lincoln Center, go backstage for The Kennedy Center Honors or party with Entertainment Tonight with VIP access to the Emmys. We also have an offer you can not refuse: VIP tickets to the final Sopranos screening and after party!
Sports fans will enjoy SuperBowl 2008 as guests of The NFL Commissioner, sitting on the NFC Champion Bears’ 50 Yard line with Gale Sayers, winning VIP Tickets and Garage Passes to the Indy 500, being Greg Norman’s guest at his Florida golf tournament or flying to golf in style at Trump National. Whether you support the New York Yankees, The Boston Bruins or The Pittsburgh Steelers, we have a VIP Sports package for you. Baseball Legend Hank Aaron will even swap stories over lunch! An incredible golf vacation in Ireland is but one of many lavish trips.
Have you ever wanted to have lunch with AOL co-founder Jim Kimsey or Ambassador Joe Wilson and Valerie Plame, or take a tour of the Air and Space Museum with Senator John Glenn or the U.S. Capitol with MSNBC’s Chris Matthews? Oscar de la Renta will tour his show room with you, Martha Stewart will guide you through her Bedford, NY gardens, or Peter Duchin can entertain your guests in your own apartment. You can even dress in costume as Bette Midler’s guest at her over the top Hulaween gala. You can listen to Quincy Jones’s iPod or hang a Tony Bennett painting on your wall. See a live space shuttle launch from Cape Canaveral. Let Richard Gere treat you to lunch at his restored Bedford Inn.
The Robert F. Kennedy Memorial provides innovative support to courageous human rights defenders around the world. Through long-term partnerships, it works directly with advocates who have won the RFK Human Rights Award to boldly confront injustice. Every year the Memorial honors investigative journalists and authors who bring light to injustice through the RFK Book and Journalism Awards. With the Speak Truth to Power program, the Memorial promotes the value of human rights and the courage of its defenders.