Auction will be Live Wednesday, January 22nd – Wednesday, January 29th
Music For Newtown will hold its second online auction January 22-29, 2014. Numerous artists, including Lorde, Miley Cyrus, Brittany Spears, Black Sabbath and many others have donated special limited edition items to the auction. All of the proceeds will benefit the Resiliency Center of Newtown which offers long-term healing to those impacted by the tragic events of December 14, 2012 to help these individuals reach their full potential, and is a Program of Tuesday’s Children, a 501c3 non-profit organization.
Some of the wonderful auction items include an autographed guitar from Anberlin as well as Florida-Georgia Line, and a Black Sabbath poster signed by Ozzy and Geezer. There are also signed photos from Florida Georgia Line and Psy, ZZ Ward signed postcast, signed CDs from Bon Jovi and Cassadee Pope, signed vinyl from Jack Johnson, and two tickets and meet & greet to any one of their shows on the MTV artist to watch tour. Also up for auction are a signed drumhead from The 1975, signed lithograph from AFI, and a signed set list from The Naked and Famous. TBA items will be available from the likes of Blue October, Ellie Goulding, Black Veil Brides, and more.
Beth Bogdan founded Music For Newtown to unite the music community to provide support to those affected in her hometown of Newtown, CT. The first auction was held in March 2013, three months after the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School.
Donations are also accepted directly through the site during the auction or by sending Music For Newtown a check made out to “Resiliency Center of Newtown.”