On the 11th of may at 19.00 hrs will be transmitted Festival Rise Up New York! will virtual iHeartRadio. The goal of this event is to raise funds to help those affected by the Covid-19-under the slogan “that 1 million new yorkers to donate $ 10 to our neighbors“.
Among the guests of Rise Up New York! are Bon Jovi, Billy Joel, Mariah Carey and Sting. The event will be presented by Tina Fey and also participate in various figures such as actors and comedians.
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Among these are governor Andrew Cuomo, Angie Mar, Barbra StreisandBen Platt, Bette Midler, mayor Bill de Blasio, Chris Rock, Christopher Jackson, Cynthia Erivo, David Chang, Idina Menzel, Jake Gyllenhaal, Jennifer Lopez, Jimmy FallonJulianne Moore, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Robert De Niro, Spike Lee, Sutton Foster, Trevor Noah, and the football players Eli Manning, Justin Tuck and Phil Simms.
The money raised by the festival will go to organizations that adhere to the most vulnerable people during the crisis of the covid-19. The donations will be invested also in food, health services and mental health, legal services, and education, among others.