Now through Dec. 7, look to a special corner of eBay for some Grammy Charity Online Auctions — an array of celebrity-signed music and entertainment memorabilia, as well as VIP experiences. All proceeds raised through these auctions will benefit programs and services of the MusiCares and GRAMMY Foundations.
Some of the auctions include:
• An ultimate 49th Grammy Awards VIP Experience package for two, including platinum-level seating, post celebration passes, rehearsal and backstage production tour passes, tickets to the Grammy Nominees Reception, tickets to the MusiCares Person of the Year Tribute to Don Henley, hotel accommodations for four nights and two Frédéric Fekkai & Co. gift certificates for a haircut, facial and makeup
• Lunch with recording artists Eric Benet and Josh Groban at the Grammy headquarters in Santa Monica, Calif.
• Guitars signed by Dave Navarro, Les Paul, Tom Petty, Paul Simon, Slash, Sting and more
• A Barry Manilow VIP Experience, with tickets to "Manilow: Music And Passion," a meet-and-greet, Las Vegas Hilton stay and a variety of Manilow memorabilia
Established in 1989 by The Recording Academy, MusiCares provides a safety net of critical assistance for music people in times of need. MusiCares' services and resources cover a wide range of financial, medical and personal emergencies, and each case is treated with integrity and confidentiality. MusiCares also focuses the resources and attention of the music industry on human service issues that directly impact the health and welfare of the music community. For more information, please visit the MusiCares Web site.