Rascal Flatts To Receive ACM/Home Depot Humanitarian Award
April 17, 2008 at 6:39 AM (PT)
LYRIC STREET/NASHVILLE group RASCAL FLATTS have been selected to receive the ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC (ACM)/HOME DEPOT HUMANITARIAN AWARD to be presented at the 43rd ANNUAL ACM AWARDS on MAY 18th at 8p (ET/delayed PT) on CBS-TV.
As the recipient of the HUMANITARIAN AWARD, RASCAL FLATTS, consisting of GARY LeVOX, JAY DeMARCUS and JOE DON ROONEY, will receive a crystal trophy designed by TIFFANY & CO. during the live CBS-TV broadcast. They will also be given a playground, donated by HOME DEPOT and their national non-profit partner KaBOOM!, to build in the community of their choice.
This is the seventh year that this award has been given out, as RASCAL FLATTS joins past winners BROOKS & DUNN, VINCE GILL, LONESTAR, MARTINA McBRIDE, NEAL McCOY and REBA McENTIRE.
For more information, please visit www.acmcountry.com.