Academy Of Country Music Makes One Million Dollar Donation To ACM Lifting Lives
November 24, 2015 at 9:20 AM (PT)
On the heels of the successful live events and corresponding CBS-TV broadcasts of this year's "50TH ANNIVERSARY ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS" and "ACM PRESENTS: SUPERSTAR DUETS" (NET NEWS 5/15) events, the ACM has made a record donation to ACM LIFTING LIVES in the amount of $1,000,000 on behalf of the artists who participated.
"ACM LIFTING LIVES has done so much in the past several years with the monies raise from ACM television special and AWARDS show-related events," said ACM Board Treasurer DUANE CLARK. "As a Board, we're proud to support the good work of ACM LIFTING LIVES -- and it's our way of thanking the artists. They donate their time and talents to make it possible for us to raise money and continue the good work of improving lives through the power of music."