Jay-Z Carnegie Hall Shows To Benefit United Way And His Own Scholarship Foundation
December 12, 2011 at 10:40 AM (PT)
JAY-Z will perform at CARNEGIE HALL in NEW YORK for two shows to benefit the UNITED WAY OF NEW YORK CITY and his own SHAWN CARTER SCHOLARSHIP FOUNDATION. Tickets will range from $500 to $2500 in a private sale targeted at corporate sponsors starting TODAY (with some individual tickets to go on dale JANUARY 30th) and the shows will take place FEBRUARY 6th and 7th.
JAY-Z was raised in the MARCY PROJECTS in BROOKLYN and founded the scholarship program in 2003, making over $1.3 million in awards to children from inner-city environments to advance their education.