FORD MOTOR COMPANY FUND SPONSORS THIRD ANNUAL GRAMMY IN THE SCHOOLS® LIVE! CONCERT FEATURING GRAMMY WINNER ANTHONY HAMILTON AND YOUTH ARTISTS
o Ford’s Grants Drive Expanded Educational Programs in Anchorage, Portland, and Billings
LOS ANGELES, CA. January 30, 2012 – As part of its long term commitment to supporting innovative educational programs across the country, Ford Motor Company Fund has awarded grants to the GRAMMY Foundation® that will support an expansion of its GRAMMY In The Schools® programs into the target cities of Anchorage, AL, Portland, OR and Billings, MT.
Ford sponsorship includes the Third annual GRAMMY In The Schools® Live! – A Celebration Of Music & Education. Members of the GRAMMY Camp – Jazz Session, along with student alumni from GRAMMY Camp® and GRAMMY Signature Schools, with a special guest performance by GRAMMY® winning artist Anthony Hamilton and drummer Terri Lyne Carrington on Feb. 8, 2012, at University of Southern California, Grand Ballroom in Los Angeles, CA.