NEW YORK, April 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- On Saturday, April 30th, car aficionados will have an opportunity to be among the first to view Steven Tyler's 2012 Hennessey Venom GT at an exclusive event at LAVO before the car is auctioned off and on preview at May 2nd's Lincoln Center show. The auction will coincide with Tyler's Out On a Limb concert at Lincoln Center's Geffen Hall in collaboration with director Brett Ratner and benefitting Janie's Fund, a charitable collaboration with Youth Villages founded by Tyler and dedicated to helping girls who have suffered abuse. Tickets to the May 2nd concert can be purchased at lincolncenter.org.
Saturday April 30th
39 East 58th street (between Madison and Park)
About Janie's Fund: Janie's Fund is a philanthropic initiative created by Steven Tyler in partnership with one of the country's most effective and prestigious nonprofit organizations, Youth Villages, to bring hope and healing to girls who have suffered the trauma of abuse and neglect. Youth Villages provides proven ways to address the trauma of sexual abuse in children and to expand these to help more girls. These crucial programs have been proven to give hope and make a lasting difference in these girls' lives through the latest research on what works to help girls overcome trauma.
About Youth Villages: Founded in 1986, Youth Villages is a leading national nonprofit dedicated to providing the most effective local solutions to help emotionally and behaviorally troubled children and their families live successfully. The organization helps more than 23,000 children and families each year from more than 20 states and Washington, D.C. Youth Villages' Evidentiary Family Restoration approach involves intensive work with the child and family, a focus on measuring outcomes, keeping children in the community whenever safely possible, and providing unprecedented accountability to families and funders. More at www.YouthVillages.org.
About Steven Tyler: Steven Tyler is the iconic songwriter and prolific voice of the best-selling American rock band Aerosmith. Tyler is considered one of music's most recognizable and dynamic frontmen and has been cited by Rolling Stone as "one of the greatest singers of all time."Tyler and Aerosmith have sold more than 150 million records worldwide, and he has won four Grammy Awards, six American Music Awards, four Billboard Music Awards and an Emmy Award. In addition to having nine No. 1 hits, 25 gold, 18 platinum and 12 multi-platinum album certifications, Tyler, along with the rest of his band members, was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2001. In 2013, Tyler was awarded with the Founder's Award at the ASCAP Pop Awards and was inducted into the Songwriter's Hall of Fame. More at www.StevenTyler.com.
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About BlackBerry PRIV: BlackBerry is securing a connected world, delivering innovative solutions across the entire mobile ecosystem and beyond. We secure the world's most sensitive data across all end points – from cars to smartphones – making the mobile-first enterprise vision a reality. PRIV is the first-ever BlackBerry smartphone powered by Android™, combining the best of BlackBerry's productivity, security and privacy features with the wide world of Google Play™ store apps.
About Manhattan Motorcars: Manhattan Motorcars is an award-winning New and Preowned retailer for Porsche, Rolls-Royce, Bentley, Lamborghini, Koenigsegg, Bugatti, Lotus, and Spyker located in New York. Respected as one of the most successful luxury and performance automotive dealers in the world, Manhattan Motorcars have set unmatched records in sales and service.
About LAVO: LAVO Italian Restaurant & Nightclub, midtowns nightlife and dining destination from the creators of the world-famous TAO Asian Bistro in NYC and TAO Las Vegas and TAO Beach, is inspired by the original LAVO Las Vegas. The New York location offers a restaurant which features incredible southern Italian cuisine and a state-of-the-art nightclub.
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