Friday November 18, 2016
The Andy Roddick Foundation presents Ten-Time Grammy® Winner John Legend
The Andy Roddick Foundation, the leading Central Texas organization enriching the lives of children through afterschool and summer learning programs, investments in community innovators and awareness-building activities, has announced 10-time Grammy® Award winning musician and philanthropist JOHN LEGEND will perform at the 11th Annual Andy Roddick Foundation Gala on Friday, November 18, 2016.
“John Legend is an American musical treasure and a great supporter and advocate for youth causes,” says Andy Roddick Foundation Founder Andy Roddick. “John, and his wife Chrissy [Teigen], have been friends of Brooklyn and I for many years, and we are thrilled and honored that he is returning to the gala for a second time, helping us raise the funds we depend on to enrich the lives of children when they’re not in school.”
Concert-only tickets are available at www.acl-live.com, the venue box office, or by phone at 1-877-4-FLYTIX, and ticket prices range from $69 -$250. Doors for concert-only ticket holders open at 8:30pm.
The gala is expected to bring together approximately 2,000 supporters, friends, partners and concert-goers for an evening of celebration and music. Featuring a cocktail reception, an extensive silent and live auction, an elegant dinner and live concert, the gala attracts the biggest names in music and entertainment and has raised $5.5 million since 2012 to support the foundation’s direct services. Learn more about gala seats and tables here.
ABOUT THE ANDY RODDICK FOUNDATION
The Andy Roddick Foundation has raised more than $20 million to improve the lives of children since 2000. Today the foundation leads a movement to bring high-quality afterschool and summer learning and enrichment to communities that have been left out and left behind, and create new chances for all kids to grow in self-confidence and worth by helping them find what they were born to do. Whether by heart or by hand, the Foundation’s founder, board of directors, staff and supporters are dedicated to treating everyone fairly, and to promoting education and creating positive experiences for children.