Gucci and Madonna Host 'A NIGHT TO BENEFIT RAISING MALAWI AND UNICEF'



    
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    NEW YORK, Feb. 6 /CNW/ --

    
    What:    Wednesday February 6th, at The North Lawn of the United Nations,
             Madonna and Gucci will host A NIGHT TO BENEFIT RAISING MALAWI
             AND UNICEF, an exclusive fundraising event. Co-chaired by
             Gucci's Creative Director, Frida Giannini, this evening is
             dedicated to raising funds and awareness for orphans and
             children made vulnerable by HIV/AIDS in Africa.
    

    
    Who:     Joining Madonna and Frida Giannini, is a list of distinguished
             co-chairs including: Drew Barrymore, Adrien Brody, Arpad Busson,
             Salma Hayek and Francois-Henri Pinault, Demi Moore and Ashton
             Kutcher, Gwyneth Paltrow, Matthew Broderick, Professor Jeffrey
             Sachs, Sting, UNICEF Ambassadors Tea Leoni, Lucy Liu, Sarah
             Jessica Parker and Trudie Styler.
    

    
             The evening includes a live auction hosted by Chris Rock and
             musical performances by Alicia Keys, Timbaland, and Rihanna.
    

    
    Contact: Jenny Galimberti at Gucci / jgalimberti@gucci.it /
             +39.340.846.7567
    

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                     Date:    Thursday, February 7, 2008
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                     Date:    Thursday, February 7, 2008
                         Time:    1:00PM - 1:15PM, ET
    

    
                      Date:    Friday, February 8, 2008
                         Time:    1:00PM - 1:15PM, ET
    

    
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                          Date:    7th February 2008
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                          Date:    7th February 2008
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