Manilow Fund Set To Triple Aid For Hurricane Katrina Relief

Fans Rally to Help Victims of Katrina, Raising $150,000 in Less Than 48 Hours

Sep 03, 2005, 01:00 ET from Manilow Fund

    HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Sept. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Singing sensation Barry Manilow
 sent out the word to his fans, encouraging them to follow his lead and donate
 funds to aid the victims of Hurricane Katrina.
     In the aftermath of the destructive forces of Katrina, Manilow has offered
 to help people triple the impact of their donations to those directly affected
 by the natural disaster.  For every dollar contributed to the Manilow Fund for
 Health and Hope, the Fund will match it.  In addition, dollar-for-dollar,
 Manilow himself will match the original donation.  The Manilow Fan Club raised
 $150,000 in less than 48 hours and the pledges keep coming in!
     Says Manilow:  "We raised this money so fast ... It's shown us that
 together we can really make a difference, so let's keep going!
     All funds will immediately be donated to the American Red Cross.  The
 Manilow Fund for Health and Hope has no administration fees and is able to
 pass on 100% of the donations to those who need it most.
     Donations to the Manilow Fund can be made online at  or via mail at:
       Manilow Fund For Health and Hope
       PO Box 45378
       Los Angeles, CA 90045
     Contributions to the Manilow Fund are tax deductible.

SOURCE Manilow Fund