Bill Clinton celebrated his 65th birthday last month, but the real
party won't take place until October 15 when Lady Gaga, Usher, and U2's The Edge and Bono, among other A-list celebs, join him for "A Decade Of Difference: A
Concert Celebrating 10 Years Of The William J. Clinton Foundation."
for the event to be held at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles are on sale now. The event will be streamed live only
from recognizing Clinton's
birthday, "A Decade Of Difference" also acknowledges the accomplishments of the
William J. Clinton Foundation.
"I am proud
that some of today's most influential performers are coming together to raise
awareness about the work of my Foundation," said President Bill Clinton.
"In the past decade, commitments to my Clinton Global Initiative have improved
the lives of more than 300 million people around the world. We've lowered the
cost of AIDS and HIV treatment, combated climate change, strengthened
economies, increased access to education and healthcare, provided financing and
mentoring for small businesses. This celebration marks ten years of these
efforts and demonstrates how much we can do to make a difference in the years
William J. Clinton Foundation has helped nearly 4 million people receive
lifesaving HIV/AIDS treatment; 12,000 U.S. schools build healthier
learning environments; 26,000 small business owners and smallholder farmers
improve their livelihoods and communities; and reduce 2.2 million tons of
greenhouse gases in major cities.
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