By Tim Saunders on
Singer Wyclef Jean will make a special performance at the Green Garden Gala in New York on Thursday, April 30.
The event is HealthCorps' annual gala and will raise funds to expand the organization’s groundbreaking in-school health educational and mentoring program, which is growing across the country.
Founded by Dr. Mehmet Oz – cardiac surgeon, best-selling author, and Health Expert on The Oprah Winfrey Show – Healthcorps aims to help stem the crisis of child obesity through school-based health education and mentoring, as well as community events and outreach to underserved populations.
Dr Oz will host the gala, and Quincy Jones will be presented the First Annual HealthCorps “Music for a Better Life” Award.
The event will take place at the World Financial Center at West Street, NYC, and tickets cost $1,000. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit the official website.
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