NEW YORK (CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — In their support of the fight against poverty, The Police are offering fans an exclusive opportunity to bid on front-row tickets and ticket packages, unavailable to the general public. All ticket packages will include of pairs of front row tickets and concert tour programs signed by the band with select packages also including access to sound check and backstage tours. Proceeds will benefit the band's nonprofit partner Unitus, a worldwide leader at scaling innovative solutions to global poverty. CharityFolks.com, the premiere online charity auction site, will post the first set of tickets and VIP packages for 21 North American and eight European summer tour dates on Monday, April 7 and will continue to add ticket packages through the end of July.
The Police are honored to raise awareness and funds to support Unitus saying, "When we look at the challenges we face as a planet, we recognize that poverty is at the root of nearly all of them. During the 2008 tour, we chose to work with Unitus – an organization that is boldly tackling these challenges by supporting equality, empowerment, and dignity for the world's poor. Together with Unitus, we can help foster fundamental changes in the world to help create equal opportunity and to share the wealth and be true global citizens.''
Link to the bid on the auction: www.charityfolks.com/thepolice – CelebrityAccess Staff Writers