World Renowned Violinist Itzhak Perlman to Headline Sing for the Children Charity Concert Presented by Charity Bids

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Charity Bids, providers of the world’s most advanced auction platform built specifically for non-profit fundraising has announced that Grammy award winner, and National Medal of Arts recipient Itzhak Perlman will top the bill for this year's Sing for the Children concert presented by Charity Bids on March 11th at Roy Thompson Hall in downtown Toronto.

New York, NY (PRWEB) February 11, 2013

Charity Bids, providers of the world’s most advanced auction platform built specifically for non-profit fundraising has announced that Grammy award winner, and National Medal of Arts recipient Itzhak Perlman will top the bill for this year's Sing for the Children concert presented by Charity Bids on March 11th at Roy Thompson Hall in downtown Toronto.

Joining Perman, will be world renowned Cantor Helfgot. “I always find that there is a real communication between voice and violin,” says Itzhak Perlman. The program will introduce the confluences of sound between Perlman’s famed classical technique with Helfgot’s magnificent golden voice, featuring "comfort music" that Perlman recognizes from his childhood to date.

Sing for the Children is the annual concert event benefiting Chai Lifeline Canada, a non-profit organization dedicated to helping Canadian children suffering from serious illness as well as their families. Chai Lifeline Canada is passionately devoted to alleviating the burden of those facing medical challenge. From the moment of diagnosis, through the arduous months and years, in good times and bad, Canadian families have discovered that Chai Lifeline Canada is a friend for life.

Used by some of the world’s most recognizable non-profits, corporations and celebrities, Charity Bids is a turn-key web and social media auction platform created exclusively for non-profit fundraising. Charity Bids guides its affiliates through each stage of the virtual auction process, enabling clients to raise funds through the auction of items and experiences either leading up to an event or on a standalone virtual basis and extend their reach to supporters outside of their immediate audience.

Charity Bids also offers its clients a large variety of travel and unique experiential auction packages, including domestic & international vacations, fantasy getaways, luxury properties, adventure expeditions, golf & ski trips, shopping adventures, spa retreats, sports experiences and celebrity meet and greets, for use in on-line or live charity auction fundraising events, on a risk free basis, allowing them to purchase only what they sell.

“We are thrilled to once again sponsor the Sing for the Children event for the 5th consecutive year,” said Israel Schachter, co-founder and CEO of Charity Bids. “Funds raised from this year’s event will no doubt shatter prior fundraising records with projections at more than $1 million for Chai Lifeline Canada.”

For sponsorship opportunities or to order concert tickets please visit http://www.chaiconcert.com or call 1-888- 416 CHAI (2424).

About Charity Bids: Built by a team of longtime volunteer fundraisers, Charity Bids is a turn-key web and social media auction platform created exclusively for non-profit fundraising. Charity Bids creates and promotes branded standalone and/or seamlessly embedded multi-channel online & Facebook auction programs that enable non-profits to raise funds through the auction of in kind items and experiences either leading up to an event or on a standalone basis. For more information visit http://apps.facebook.com/charityauctions or http://www.charitybids.org.

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