Dierks Raises $143,000 With 'Miles And Music' Event In Columbus
May 24, 2011 at 9:36 AM (PT)
CAPITOL RECORDS/NASHVILLE artist DIERKS BENTLEY “Miles and Music For Kids” event on MAY 22nd in COLUMBUS, OH raised a total of $143,000 for NATIONWIDE CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL in COLUMBUS. JOE NICHOLS, UNCLE KRACKER, JOSH THOMPSON and MISS WILLIE BROWN performed at the event, with CMT’s ADAM BLACK as emcee.
Events in CHICAGO and NASHVILLE will be held later this year with proceeds being donated to the CHILDREN’S MIRACLE NETWORK HOSPITAL in each area. “Miles & Music For Kids” and CHILDREN’S MIRACLE NETWORK HOSPITALS will be promoted on all of its media channels – on-air, online at CMTONECOUNTRY.com and CMT.com and via radio. CMT talent will be on-site at each event to serve as emcee.
Each “Miles & Music For Kids” fundraiser event begins with a motorcycle ride that starts at a local HARLEY dealership and continues through city landmarks before ending at a local venue for a concert.
Check out more information at dierks.com/miles-music.