CMT News

Gill, Tillis, Messina Name Fan Fair Charities
For the first time in Fan Fair history, country artists will direct part of the proceeds to their favorite charities. Among the designees so far: Ronald McDonald House (Vince Gill and Pam Tillis); Reading, Writing & Rhythm Foundation (Chely Wright); Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure (Jo Dee Messina); Country Music Retirement Center (The Wilkinsons); and First Steps Inc. (Joe Diffie). Fan Fair has named the Country Music Retirement Center and the Country Music Hall of Fame as officially designated non-profit organizations. The balance of proceeds will go to the CMA's Special Fund, used to promote and develop country music. 05/24/01
CMT - Get country.