Actor Danny Glover To Support Global Commerce Solution's Haitian Earthquake Relief Benefit in D.C.
Global Commerce Solutions to host star-studded benefit "To Haiti...With Love" in Washington, D.C. March 21. Danny Glover; Haiti's Ambassador to the United States; and Jimmy Jean-Louis are the among the special guests.
Washington, D.C. --March 9, 2010 - Actor/Philanthropist Danny Glover; H.E. The Honorable Raymond Joseph Haiti's Ambassador to the United States; and Haitian-born Actor Jimmy Jean-Louis, star of NBC's Heroes and founder of Hollywood Unites for Haiti, are the among the special guests attending “To Haiti...With Love,” a benefit reception to be held at the W Hotel in Washington, D.C. on Sunday, March 21 from 5-7pm.
Proceeds from the event, hosted by Global Commerce Solutions, will benefit two nonprofit charities actively engaged in the Haitian relief effort: The Children and Families Global Development Fund Inc. and The Hollywood Unites for Haiti Earthquake Assistance Fund. Guests will hear first hand updates on the relief efforts in Haiti from Ambassador Joseph and Mr. Jean-Louis. Ed Baten, General Manager W Hotel D.C., and Terence Peterson, President/CEO of Kwedz Research, are proud sponsors of the event.
"Even though many of the cameras have left, the needs still exist," said Harry Black, VP of Global Commerce Solutions. "We are proud to host this event with our special guests to do our part to assure that the people of Haiti continue to receive the support they need to rebuild over the long term.”
WHO: Global Commerce Solutions
WHAT: “To Haiti With Love” Fundraiser
WHEN: Sunday, March 21
WHERE: The W Hotel, 515 15th Street NW, Washington, D.C. 20004
ADMISSION: By Invitation Only
SPECIAL GUESTS: Ambassador Raymond Joseph, Danny Glover, and Jimmy Jean-Louis
MEDIA CONTACT: Taroue Brooks (202) 431-1119; firstname.lastname@example.org
About Global Commerce Solutions:
Global Commerce Solutions is a program management, business and organization improvement services company based in Washington, D.C. We help organizations identify fundamental issues and create lasting solutions in the following areas: Acquisition Program Management; Call Center Operations; Personal Property Management; Community Readiness & Emergency Preparedness; Capital Improvement Program Management; and Financial Program Management. Our federal, commercial, state and local government experience enables us to provide the results for our clients. For more information: www.globalcommercesolutions.biz.
About Hollywood Unites For Haiti:
Hollywood Unites For Haiti is a nonprofit charitable aid organization that puts 100% of the donations it receives directly into the cause of helping Haitian citizens and raising global awareness of ways in which people can help. The organization is currently providing support for victims of the earthquake and accepting donations for this purpose. Donations are used to buy:
• Shelter kits with tents, tarps, water purification tables, and other basic necessities
• Emergency relief supplies
• Medical supplies
• Family tool kits, including shovels
• Telecommunications equipment
About Children & Families Global Development Fund, Inc.:
Children & Families Global Development Fund is a nonprofit organization focused on improving services to people who need them, helping individuals with personal development to become self-reliant, and insuring that people live with dignity no matter their circumstances. The organization collaborates other entities through humanitarian trips, training, fundraising and strategic alliances to better serve their constituencies.
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