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Michael Dean Shelton Announces Involvement with LA Nonprofit Liberty Hill Foundation
Socialite Michael Dean Shelton will serve on the honorary host committee for Liberty Hill's Upton Sinclair Awards on May 20th, 2010 at the Century Hills Hyatt, Century City, Los Angeles
The Upton Sinclair Awards are a celebration of the mission and the long standing commitment of the grass roots change that has embodied The Liberty Hill Foundation for over 30 years. The Gala will include a silent and eBay auctions, cocktail reception, and a program dinner celebrating The 2010 Honorees who are as follows:
The Upton Sinclair Award, which is given to a person of unwavering idealism and vision, will be awarded to one of America's most versatile and admired writers-Walter Mosley. The Founder Award, which is presented to the individual(s)
To find out more information about the Upton Sinclair Awards or to purchase tickets, please contact The Liberty Hill Foundation at firstname.lastname@example.org or 310-453-3611 x108..
To schedule interviews with Michael Dean Shelton about his involvement with Liberty Hill's Upton Sinclair Awards or any other projects of interest, please contact Israel PR or Levi Israel by email at email@example.com.
About Michael Dean Shelton
Michael Dean Shelton is a Los Angeles philanthropist, activist and socialite who has raised tens of millions of dollars for variety of charities and nonprofits centered around celebrity involvement. In addition, he is the CEO of his family foundation, At Our Table, with the focus on advocacy and treatment for individuals battling eating disorders. His most recent projects included Snapshots of Hope for AIDS Research Alliance (http://artseen.org/
About Liberty Hill
Founded in 1976, the Liberty Hill Foundation is one of a handful of foundations devoted to change, not charity, to finding lasting changes to social problems. Charity is important, but our dollars go the next step - organizing, advocating, creating change for the long term. The Liberty Hill Foundation partners with innovative and effective Los Angeles grassroots organizations to combat poverty and injustice, and help transform the City of Angels into a place that promises safety, equality and opportunity for everyone who lives here. Since its founding, the Liberty Hill Foundation has awarded nearly $33 million in grants. (www.libertyhill.org)