N. Hollywood, 11/13/12
Tiffany Hines will join Starlight Children's
Foundation at Skinny's Lounge in North
Hollywood on November 13th to host the first
"Starlight Music Jam: A Pre-AMA Live Music
Showcase Benefiting Starlight Children's
All proceeds from ticket sales at the door will go
directly to Starlight Children's Foundation.
Party goers will be treated to acoustic
performances by a variety of artists from Los
Angeles and Hollywood during the week of the
AMAs. Guests will be met with red carpet
service and donations can be made in a multitude
of ways inside the venue including credit card
and "text to donate".
The current musical lineup includes acoustic sets
by British Internet Breakout Laura Evans,
Danielle Savre (Heroes, Bring It On:All or
Nothing), Marque, Jenna Bryson, "the Voice" contestant Erick Macek, and Tiffany herself with
other artists to follow.
"The amount and level of support that Starlight Children Foundation provides for ill children and
their families is mind blowing! !I can't believe how much they actually do! When I stumbled
upon the organization and saw what they were doing, I was so touched and I knew right away
that I wanted to get involved." -Tiffany Hines
About Tiffany Hines
Tiffany Hines!is well known for her role Michelle Welton, which she has played for the past
three years on the FOX hit TV show "Bones." She starred as Jaden in the first season of the
highly acclaimed "Nikita" on the CW, and has had pivotal and recurring roles on !hit shows such
as "90210," "Grey's Anatomy," and "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation."
With a brand spanking new role opposite Danny Glover, Taylor
Handley, and Vinnie Jones in the upcoming "Infected" and the lead
starring role in the new film "Deterrence Theory,"
Hines!seems destined for many more great things. Born in Cincinnati,
Ohio the young Hines!started out as a dancer and singer and performed
regularly throughout Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana, and Illinois before
moving to Los Angeles to pursue her TV and film career. Hines
continues to be an active participant in various charities and causes
throughout the community and she is beyond thrilled to join forces with the Starlight Children's
About the Starlight Children's Foundation
For nearly!30 years, Starlight Children's Foundation has been
dedicated to improving the quality of life for children around
the globe with chronic and life-threatening illnesses and life-altering
injuries by providing entertainment, education and
family activities that help them cope with the pain, fear and
isolation of prolonged illness.
Unlike any other charity, Starlight offers a comprehensive menu of outpatient, hospital-based and
Web offerings that enable them to provide ongoing support for children and families - from
diagnosis through the entire course of medical treatment.!In the community, Starlight hosts
family activities and outings!that give families a chance to have fun together away from the
hospital so they can return home with a renewed sense of!strength and hope.
In hospitals themselves, Starlight partners to bring entertainment!technology!that helps kids fill
hours in hospitals or treatment centers with therapeutic fun; find distraction during long or
painful medical procedures; access Starlight's online educational programs; stay connected with
the outside world and keep up with school work. They also partner to build custom branded!
playrooms, kid-friendly treatment rooms and special events that help ease the
As an online presence, Starlight!delivers!educational programming via online interactive
games, ezines, webisodes, a comic book and websites!to help sick children understand common
hospital procedures and manage illnesses and injuries such as cancer, sickle cell, cystic fibrosis,
asthma, Crohn's and colitis, severe burns and kidney disease.
Research studies have found that Starlight's programs help reduce children's pain while helping
them to better deal with, understand and manage their illnesses. In addition, Starlight programs
help the child, parents and siblings bond as a family.
While researchers look for!cures and!doctors work to restore a child's health, Starlight works to
restore the entire family's spirits.