The David Lynch Foundation, a non-profit charity that brings meditation to at-risk communities, will host its fifth annual “Change Begins Within” benefit gala on December 3, 2013, to celebrate the service of veterans and first responders in New York City.
The evening will be co-hosted by Academy Award-nominated filmmaker David Lynch and Emmy Award-winning comedian Jerry Seinfeld. Honorees will include actor Hugh Jackman, actress Deborra-Lee Jackman and FDNY Commissioner Salvatore Cassano.
WHEN: December 3, 2013
WHERE: Conrad New York
102 North End Ave
New York, NY 10282
The David Lynch Foundation, a 501c3 organization, was established in 2005 to fund the implementation of scientifically proven stress-reducing modalities including Transcendental Meditation, for at-risk populations such as underserved inner-city students; veterans with PTSD and their families; women and girls who have been victims of violence, rape, and abuse, American Indians suffering from diabetes and high suicide rates; homeless adults and teens participating in reentry programs; and incarcerated adults and juveniles.