Las Vegas , May 27, 2015 (Newswire.com) - Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Nevada Properties has signed on as a major sponsor of Golden Rainbow’s upcoming Ribbon of Life fundraiser, to be held on Sunday, June 28 in the Tropicana Theatre. Established by the Las Vegas entertainment community in 1987, Golden Rainbow provides housing, financial assistance and education to men, women and children living with HIV/AIDS in Southern Nevada.
“The theme of this year’s Ribbon of Life fundraiser is ‘Rockin’ the Ribbon’ and features a cast of more than 200 performers from nearly every show in Las Vegas,” said Gary Costa, executive director of Golden Rainbow. Event performers include cast members from Vegas! The Show, The Beatles LOVE, Jubilee, ShowStoppers, MJ Live, ALICE, Jersey Boys, Legends in Concert, 50 Shades!, Chippendales, and MGM Resorts International.
"This year's show will include a wide spectrum of rock 'n' roll-themed production numbers featuring elements of classic rock 'n' roll, Broadway, contemporary pop, rock opera and some rock 'n' roll movie themes. It will be a unique opportunity to see some of the world's best performers on the same stage together."
Gary Costa, Executive Director Golden Rainbow
“Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Nevada Properties has been a great supporter of our efforts and we are grateful for their support. The company’s president, Gordon Miles, joined our board this year and has already been a tremendous asset to the organization.”
Golden Rainbow’s Ribbon of Life fundraiser is an original production unlike any other in Las Vegas, featuring custom numbers from the best performers from premier shows on the Las Vegas Strip. The event is known for showcasing new acts and talent every year.
"This year’s show will include a wide spectrum of rock ‘n’ roll-themed production numbers featuring elements of classic rock ‘n’ roll, Broadway, contemporary pop, rock opera and some rock ‘n’ roll movie themes,” said Costa. “It will be a unique opportunity to see some of the world’s best performers on the same stage together.”
Ribbon of Life will include the infamous Golden Rainbow Silent Auction with Las Vegas show tickets and travel packages along with special items donated by various local merchants.
There will also be a Rockin’ the Ribbon After-Party in the Tropicana’s Havana Room™ immediately following the show, where attendees can mix and mingle with some of the performers. Other confirmed event sponsors include Cirque Du Soleil and Raising Cane’s.
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About Golden Rainbow
Golden Rainbow is a nonprofit organization that provides housing and direct financial assistance to men, women and children living with HIV/AIDS in Southern Nevada. Founded by members of the entertainment industry in 1987, Golden Rainbow is committed to serving the HIV/AIDS community through fundraisers like “Ribbon of Life” and HIV/AIDS related education.