2016 Schedule

Interactive: March 11–15  •  Film: March 11–19  •  Music: March 15–20

Hitting the Right Note: Music for Relief

Tuesday, March 15
11:05AM - 11:25AM

Comprised of musicians, music industry professionals, and fans, Music for Relief (MFR) is dedicated to providing aid to natural disaster survivors and protecting the environment. With the help of artists like Adrian Young of No Doubt, Steve Aoki, the Offspring, and Slash, MFR has empowered countless fans around the world to provide immediate aid following natural disasters and combat climate change year-round.

Over the next decade, Music for Relief will invest in innovative technology to provide clean energy solutions, capture the stories of survivors rebuilding and recovering from natural disasters, and provide meaningful ways to mobilize the music community. These new products and platforms will make it easier than ever for global citizens to be educated and empowered to become part of the solution. Join a conversation with Music for Relief and learn how their work amplifies the impact of artists and music lovers worldwi...

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Kimberly Hurtarte

Advancement Assoc

Music for Relief

Part of the dynamic duo at Music for Relief, Kimberly Hurtarte develops strategies to activate the music community, engages donors and elevates the organization's impact. Her non-profit career star...

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