Elton John, Billie Jean King rally for HIV/AIDS charities
Singer Elton John and tennis good Billie Jean King devise to move their AIDS gift tennis eventuality to Pittsburgh this fall.
Mr. Ravenstahl’s bureau pronounced a eventuality will underline “some of a biggest legends in tennis history, including Grand Slam and Olympic champions.”
The Oct eventuality will be during a Petersen Events Center during a University of Pittsburgh.
Last October’s eventuality in Cleveland lifted some-more than $500,000 for a Elton John AIDS Foundation and a AIDS Task Force of Greater Cleveland, organizers pronounced during a time.
Over 19 years, a eventuality has lifted some-more than $10.5 million for John’s substructure and internal charities, organizers pronounced in a matter final year.
The Cleveland eventuality array a organization of stars led by John opposite a organization led by Ms. King, who depends 20 Wimbledon titles among her achievements, according to her website. “Team Elton” won. Martina Navratilova, John McEnroe and Jan-Michael Gambill were among a tennis stars who took part.
Last year’s eventuality enclosed an auction of tickets to a Super Bowl and French Open, memorabilia sealed by John and tennis lessons from some of a stars who attended.