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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
HOLLYWOOD ARTS COUNCIL PRESENTS 27TH ANNUAL CHARLIE AWARDS LUNCHEON
BENEFITING THE COUNCIL’S ARTS PROGRAMS
FOR UNDER-SERVED CHILDREN IN THE COMMUNITY
FRIDAY, APRIL 5th, 2013 AT 11:30 A.M.
EMCEED BY ABC7’S GEORGE PENNACCHIO
THE BLOSSOM ROOM IN HOLLYWOOD ROOSEVELT HOTEL
7000 HOLLYWOOD BOULEVARD; HOLLYWOOD, CA 90028
HONOREES TO INCLUDE:
Preservation Arts Award: HUDSON PACIFIC
Public Arts Award: CAPITOL RECORDS
Theatre Arts Award: THE HOLLYWOOD FRINGE FESTIVAL
Environmental Arts Award: LOS ANGELES BEAUTIFICATION TEAM
Visual Arts Award: COUTURIER GALLERY
Architectural Arts Award: LAFD FIRE STATION 82
Hollywood, CA (February 5, 2013) – The Hollywood Arts Council will present the 27th Annual Charlie Awards Luncheon on Friday, April 5, 2013 starting at 11:30 a.m. in The Blossom Room at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel; 7000 Hollywood Boulevard (at Orange Street); Hollywood, CA 90028.
Emceed by ABC7’s George Pennacchio, celebrity guests will present awards to individuals and companies for significant contributions to the arts and Hollywood.
The Annual Charlie Awards help support Project S.O.A.R. (Students Overcoming All Risks), the Hollywood Arts Council’s After School Art Workshops held in eight Hollywood area elementary schools, and its Annual Children’s Festival of the Arts held each August at Paramount Pictures.
“Although this is a celebration of creative accomplishment in Hollywood, it also serves as a reminder to our community that thousands of elementary school children here who do not have access to art or artistic instruction. The Charlie Awards provide support for worthy and necessary community efforts,”said Nyla Arslanian, President of the HollywoodArtsCouncil. “We are excited to continue our tradition of presenting the 27th Annual Charlie Awards in the home of the first Academy Awards at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel.”
An Online Auction for one-of-kind celebrity items, shows, arts, etc. isbeing held at www.biddingforgood.com/hollywoodartscouncil in advance of the Charlie Awards. Please visit online for details.
The Hollywood Arts Council, a 501I3 non-profit organization, is an action-oriented organization that worksfor the benefit of the Hollywood communitythrough the arts. Strongly linked to theCouncil’s purpose to promote, nurtureand support the arts is the belief that the arts revitalize people as wellas communities. Project S.O.A.R.(Students Overcoming All Risks), its after-school art program and the annual Children’s Festival of the Arts heldeach August at Paramount Pictures bringsfree art workshops and performance to thousands of children and theirfamilies. The arts of Hollywoodare promoted through a daily calendar ofarts activities published in “Discover Hollywood” magazine and on itswebsite www.hollywoodartscouncil.org.
The 27th Annual Charlie Awards Luncheon is open to the general public. Tickets are $100 each. For reservations and further information,please call the Hollywood Arts Council at 323-871-ARTS (323-871-2787) and visit the website www.hollywoodartscouncil.org. Valet Parking is available. Network with us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/HwArtsCouncil.