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Amber Hall is dedicated 15 Years old teen with a passion for arts. At a very young age she developed her own natural talent, and her interest in pencil ,eventually discovering ways to use colors in ink ,acrylic and water paintings.
Her dream to come an illustrator .She also writes short stories for the drawings in her collection. She was Eight years old when she was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes ,Insulin dependent, despite this condition ,she continues to devote her time to the arts through which she hopes to create support and awareness through the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF).
In which they have been part of her life for the past 9 years this, she expects ,will make a difference.
She was born in the Bronx, and grew up in the beautiful town of Sleepy Hollow ,famous for the setting of the novel “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow”. She is the youngest of 4 sisters and is currently in 11th grade as an online student in Florida state.
Art for a cause in which she is Currently on the works will include many organizations , Children’s Hospitals and Veterans hospitals and wounded warrior project to honor the Men and Women who served the forces as well as their families.20% of the proceeds of her art will be donated one cause at a time.
We should keep in mind Insulin is not a cure. The hope for Cure is research Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) , is one of the most aggressive organizations in the world dealing with T1D.
In a typical year at least 80% of all expenditures support scientific and diabetes education .Through her art, her goal is to raise awareness as Diabetes kills an American every 3 mins.
Amber’s family supports her aspirations and proudly extols her powerful spirit.
I have to say as I sat down with Amber to do an interview at her studio in Florida, I have to say she did one of the best interviews I have ever done in my career as an journalist, very calm, warm intelligent answered every question that was asked, with an smile, must say she has great talent as an Artist great pieces of Art work done as you will see in this video, if you are an artist with an art gallery here in NY Feel free to contact us and we will be sure to pass the message to her managers and PR People.
The T.J. Martell Foundation for Leukemia, Cancer and AIDS Research raised $1.6 million at the T.J. Martell Foundation 39th Honors Gala held in New York on Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at the legendary Cipriani on 42nd Street. The annual fundraiser is one of the most highly anticipated events of the season and honored John Paul DeJoria, Co-founder of Paul Mitchell Hair Products and Patron Spirits Company, Afo Verde, Chairman & CEO Sony Latin, Will Botwin, President & CEO, Red Light Management, Marsha Vlasic, President, Artist Group International and Hard Rock International.
John Paul DeJoria received the Lifetime Humanitarian Award from Tony Martell, Founder & CEO of The T.J. Martell Foundation, Hamish Dodds accepted the Spirit of Excellence Award on behalf of Hard Rock International from Yoko Ono, Afo Verde received the Lifetime Music Industry Achievement Award from Latin superstar Chayanne, Will Botwin received the Visionary Leadership Award from singer/songwriter Ben Harper, and Marsha Vlasic received the Spirit of Music Award from recording artist Regina Spektor. The annual New York Honors Gala brings together hundreds of music and entertainment leaders, top business executives and celebrities.
It is one of the most important events for the T.J. Martell Foundation, allowing the organization to continue its work in Leukemia, Cancer and AIDS research.
Performers included Latin recording artist Vincentico, Ben Folds and Republic Nashville recording artists The Band Perry took the stage. Other celebrities who attended the event include Kevin Jonas, TV host Tom Murro and Miss New York 2014.
“This year’s Honors Gala was everything we expected it to be and more,” said Laura Heatherly, CEO of the T.J. Martell Foundation. “I am so honored to have been amongst some of the world’s best in business, music and philanthropy during such an exciting night.”
The proceeds raised from the event will assist the largest foundation that funds innovative medical research focused on finding cures for leukemia, cancer and AIDs. The T.J. Martell Foundation is headquartered in New York, is a national 501(c)3 non-profit organization that was founded in 1975 by music industry executive Tony Martell and his colleagues in loving memory of his son T.J., who died of leukemia. The Foundation has provided more than $260 million dollars for research that supports top hospitals in the United States.
ABOUT THE T.J. MARTELL FOUNDATION:
The T.J. Martell Foundation is the music industry’s largest foundation that funds innovative medical research focused on finding cures for leukemia, cancer and AIDS. The Foundation sources and supports early-stage research projects aimed at developing more effective clinical treatments which otherwise might not be funded.
The Foundation, headquartered in New York, is a national 501(c)3 non-profit organization that was founded in 1975 by music industry executive Tony Martell and his colleagues in loving memory of his son, T.J., who died of leukemia. It is dedicated to raising funds for the innovative initial and ongoing research for improved treatments and cures for leukemia, cancer and AIDS. The Foundation has provided more than $250 million dollars for research that supports eleven top hospitals in the United States.
This year marks the 37thanniversary for the T.J. Martell Foundation’s Honors Gala.
The International Restaurant & Foodservice Show of New York – also known as the NY Restaurant Show – is the only event in New York exclusively serving the restaurant and foodservice industry. This was a must-attend event for anyone involved in the restaurant, foodservice or hospitality industry.
Most had the chance to network with Independent Restaurant Owners, QSR, and Quick Serve Establishment Operators, Caterers, Bakers, Chefs, and other from across all segments and concepts, plus bars, nightclubs, hospitals, hotels and commercial foodservice operations.
The top exhibitors – like Ace Endico, Digital Menu Box, True World Foods, Baldor and Sam Tell & Sons – were there showing their latest and most innovative products and solutions.