March 30, 2020         
byte Steps up to Fight COVID-19   •   Art of Living Partners with Children's National Hospital to Provide Free Access to its One-of-a-kind Breathing Meditation for US   •   Perfect Corp. Offers Three Complimentary Beauty AR/AI Virtual Try-on Services to the Beauty Brands to Accelerate Digital Transfo   •   FiftyFlowers Is Still Shipping Flowers From Partner Farms to Doorsteps During Pandemic   •   GENYOUth Launches COVID-19 Emergency School Nutrition Campaign and Movement to Give Schools Critical Resources Needed to Feed St   •   Indigenous, Territorial and Federal leaders mobilize funding to support unique northern physical distancing initiative   •   Statement From ESSENCE Communications, Inc. on the Postponement of the 2020 ESSENCE Festival of Culture   •   Fighting COVID-19; LifeBUILT Architect Designs Pathogen-Reducing Technology into Watercrest Senior Living Communities   •   Sun Life to donate $1 million to support communities impacted by COVID-19 pandemic   •   Kohl’s Extends Temporary Store Closures Nationwide and Provides Business Update in Response to COVID-19 Pandemic   •   Estrella Media Teams Up with Top Regional Mexican Recording Artists to Launch “Cuídate,” an Emblematic Music   •   Rain The Growth Agency Supports Launch Of Virtual Daycare Educational Series: "The Fab Lab With Crazy Aunt Lindsey"   •   Alzheimer's Association Offers Guidance to Long-Term and Community-Based Care Settings to Ensure High-Quality Dementia Care Cont   •   Publix Offering Rent Relief in Publix-owned Shopping Centers   •   Citi Hires Women-Owned Firms to Lead Distribution of $4 Billion Citi Bond Issuance to Commemorate Women’s History Month   •   ESSENCE Launches New Digital Series Focused on the Impact of COVID-19 on Black America   •   Les Femmes Michif Otipemisiwak Calls for Gendered Lens in COVID-19 Economic Response Plan   •   Invacare Corporation Named a 2019 Winning “W” Company by 2020 Women on Boards   •   Neshama Carlebach Event to be Sponsored by Elie Hirschfeld Foundation   •   T. Rowe Price Offers Engaging Activities For Parents And Kids At Home With Its Money Confident Kids Program
Bookmark and Share

Sage Robbins & Family To Celebrate Tony Robbins' 60th Birthday With Benefit Concert For Operation Underground Railroad

Sage Robbins & Family To Celebrate Tony Robbins' 60th Birthday With Benefit Concert For Operation Underground Railroad

O.U.R. has Helped to Save 3,000 Children from Sex Trafficking and Brought 1,800 Predators to Justice

PR Newswire

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Sage Robbins and family will host a birthday benefit concert in honor of Tony Robbins 60th birthday and in celebration of the bestselling author and No.1 life-and-business strategist's life-long mission to end human suffering—donating 100% of proceeds from the event to Operation Underground Railroad (O.U.R.), a nonprofit organization that combats child sex trafficking.

The benefit concert will be held on February 29 at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. Described as a "force for good," the party and concert will feature performances by Pitbull, Melissa Etheridge, Andy Grammer and Leona Lewis, among others. All proceeds will support O.U.R.'s ongoing mission while also helping the organization to expand and broaden its services to include placing children in permanent homes via adoption.

"We are forever grateful to Tony and Sage and their unwavering commitment to help us put an end to modern-day slavery," said O.U.R. founder Tim Ballard, a former special agent for the Department of Homeland Security who spent over a decade as an undercover operative for the U.S. child sex tourism jump team. "With the funds from this event, O.U.R. will be able to rescue more children, enter new countries and change thousands of lives."

Launched in 2014, O.U.R. has rescued 3,000 survivors and assisted in the arrest of 1,800 predators worldwide. As the world's fastest-growing illegal business, human trafficking generates $150 billion annually, with almost 25 million people—mostly women and children—being trafficked every year.

"Tony believes that the secret to living is giving," Sage Robbins said. "He has devoted his life to helping people realize their passions and change their circumstances. I cannot think of a better way to celebrate  this milestone birthday than to support his mission and commitment to O.U.R., with the goal of saving thousands more children from some of the worst conditions on earth."

Named for the Underground Railroad, a network of underground tunnels that helped carry approximately 100,000 slaves to freedom in the north, O.U.R. operates in 25 states, with plans to expand into new states and countries this year.

Ballard's story is coming to the big screen this fall, with the release of the feature film The Sound of Freedom, directed by Alejandro Monteverde and starring Jim Caviezel, which focuses on true events surrounding the creation of O.U.R. Tony Robbins is also an executive producer of the feature film.

About Tony Robbins

Tony Robbins is an entrepreneur, #1 New York Times best-selling author, philanthropist and the nation's #1 Life and Business Strategist. A recognized authority on the psychology of leadership, negotiations and organizational turnaround, he has served as an advisor to leaders around the world for more than 40 years. Author of five internationally bestselling books, including the recent New York Times #1 best-seller MONEY: MASTER THE GAME and UNSHAKEABLE: YOUR FINANCIAL FREEDOM PLAYBOOK, Mr. Robbins has empowered more than 50 million people from 100 countries through his audio, video and life training programs. He created the #1 personal and professional development program of all time (Ultimate Edge) and more than 4 million people have attended his live seminars. For more, visit  


Jennifer Connelly



Cision View original content to download multimedia:

SOURCE Operation Underground Railroad

Back to top
| Back to home page

White House Live Stream
alsharpton Rev. Al Sharpton
9 to 11 am EST
jjackson Rev. Jesse Jackson
10 to noon CST


Sounds Make the News ®
Atlanta - WAOK-Urban
Berkley / San Francisco - KPFA-Progressive
Chicago - WVON-Urban
KJLH - Urban
Los Angeles - KJLH - Urban
WKDM-Mandarin Chinese
New York - WKDM-Mandarin Chinese
New York - WADO-Spanish
WBAI - Progressive
New York - WBAI - Progressive
Washington - WOL-Urban

Listen to United Natiosns News