New York you will have the 11 of may telethon in benefit of local charity Robin Hood and thousands of new yorkers affected by the pandemic of coronavirus, in which will participate a crowd of celebrities such as Robert De Niro, Spike Lee and Mariah Carey.
The event of a time, organized in collaboration with the group of media iHeartRadio, will be hosted by writer, actress, director of film and producer Tina Fey.
From 19:00 local (23:00 GMT) will perform on the telethon a multitude of famous, almost all with ties to New York.
The group Bon Jovi, Billy Joel, Mariah Carey and Sting be interpreted several songs.
It is also expected the participation of Jennifer Lopez, Barbra Streisand, Lin–Manuel Miranda -actor and creator of the comedy musical ‘Hamilton’ – and Trevor Noahdriver , for the program ” The Daily Show.
The whole of the donations will be destined to the association Robin Hoodthat collaborates with more than 250 organizations that provide power to the most needy, and help to find a employment or housing.
According to the bureau of employment statistics (BLS), the number of persons working in New York contracted by 129 000 in the months between February and march.