ENVIRONMENTAL MEDIA ASSOCIATION AND THE SIERRA CLUB FOUNDATION TO BENEFIT FROM FOX GREEN IT. MEAN IT. EARTH MONTH AUCTION
Charitybuzz.com Auction Features Items and Experiences from
FOX's NEW GIRL, BROOKLYN NINE-NINE, THE SIMPSONS,
MASTERCHEF JUNIOR, SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE
and TEEN CHOICE 2015
LOS ANGELES, CA, April 8, 2015 - In celebration of Earth Month, the Environmental Media Association (EMA) and the Sierra Club Foundation will benefit from a Fox Broadcasting Company (FOX) celebrity auction featuring one-of-a-kind items and experiences. The auction will run through Thursday, April 23, on Charitybuzz.com/FOXGreenItMeanIt and feature items from hit FOX series, such as NEW GIRL, THE SIMPSONS, BROOKLYN NINE-NINE, SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE and more.
Auction items available for bidding include the following:
· A sky blue 20" steel folding bicycle signed by NEW GIRL stars
· An in-person look at the hit comedy BROOKLYN NINE-NINE: tour the set of the 99th precinct and watch from behind the scenes as the cast films an upcoming episode
· An opportunity to have your photo SIMPSON-ized by THE SIMPSONS animators, as well as a personal Earth Day message from Lisa Simpson
· VIP tickets to the first performance show of the hit dance competition series SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE and backstage access to the red carpet after the show
· A pair of VIP tickets to TEEN CHOICE 2015 in Los Angeles, CA, with passes to the post-show party
· A set visit to MASTERCHEF JUNIOR on April 20, during filming of the upcoming season (please note: this particular auction closes on April 16)
For more information on how to bid in the charitybuzz.com auction, please visit: charitybuzz.com/FOXGreenItMeanIt.
"We remain so proud to work with our friends at FOX and of their long-term commitment to the environment via their 'GREEN IT. MEAN IT.' campaign," said EMA President Debbie Levin. "This auction will raise much needed funds for our programs but also help us continue the conversation about our planet as we celebrate Earth Month."
"FOX is home to some of America's most popular shows, reaching millions of people every night," said Melissa Sun, Entertainment Liaison for the Sierra Club. "We're thrilled they're using their mega-platform to help raise awareness for environmental issues and to support the work that 2.4 million of our grassroots activists do to protect their local communities every day."
Launched by FOX in 2009, "GREEN IT. MEAN IT." is the network's annual cross-platform campaign that features special on-air graphic elements and promos; primetime programming tie-ins; and online initiatives on FOX.com. It was designed to raise both viewer and employee awareness of environmental issues.
About The Environmental Media Association
The Environmental Media Association (EMA) is a Non-Profit 501(c)3 Organization founded in 1989 by Cindy and Alan Horn and Lyn and Norman Lear. EMA is dedicated to harnessing the power of celebrity and the media to promote sustainable lifestyles and believes through positive role modeling the entertainment community can inspire consumers to take action. The organization has grown into a diverse group of industry professionals from film, television and music dedicated to the mission of promoting environmental awareness through the entertainment business and the media. EMA serves as a valuable link between the entertainment industry and the environmental community. Visit us at online at www.ema-online.org and www.facebook.com/EMAOnline and Twitter @green4ema.
About Sierra Club Foundation
Founded in 1960, The Sierra Club Foundation is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt public charity that funds and promotes efforts to educate, inspire, and empower people to protect, preserve, and improve the natural and human environment. Governed by an independent board of directors, The Sierra Club Foundation is the fiscal sponsor of the charitable programs of the Sierra Club and provides resources to it and other nonprofit organizations to support scientific, educational, literary, organizing, advocacy, and legal programs that further its charitable goals. For more info please visit www.sierraclubfoundation.org
About Fox Broadcasting Company
Fox Broadcasting Company (FOX), a unit of 21st Century Fox, is home to some of the highest-rated and most acclaimed series on television, including EMPIRE, GOTHAM, THE LAST MAN ON EARTH, AMERICAN IDOL, THE FOLLOWING, NEW GIRL, GLEE, BROOKLYN NINE-NINE, THE SIMPSONS, FAMILY GUY and SLEEPY HOLLOW. FOX is the only network to ever rank No. 1 in the key adult demographic for eight consecutive seasons and continues to dominate all network competition in the more targeted Adults 18-34 and Teen demographics. FOX airs 15 hours of primetime programming a week, as well as major sports and Sunday morning news. Through the FOX NOW app, FOX viewers can watch full episodes of their favorite FOX shows on a variety of digital platforms, while enjoying enhanced interactive and social capabilities around those shows. Download the FOX NOW app at www.fox.com/foxnow. "Like" FOX on Facebook at www.facebook.com/FOXTV and follow the network on Twitter @FOXTV. For additional information about FOX, please visit www.fox.com.