City Year Spring Break 2012 Coming Up

Hollywood Stars Slated to Take a Spring Break, City Year Style  


Young Hollywood is getting set to take a Spring Break, when City Year Los Angeles holds its second annual carnival-style fundraiser at the Sony Pictures Studios Lot in Culver City on Sat., May 5.

This year’s host committee for “Spring Break: Destination Education” are Emma Stone, Channing Tatum, Dianna Agron, Jessica Chastain, Timothy Olyphant, Pau Gasol, Jason Bateman, Octavia Spencer, Matt Bomer, America Ferrera, Rashida Jones, Sofia Vergara, Maria Bello, Hill Harper, Dwayne Johnson, DeAndre Jordan, Jason Kapono, Catherine Keener, Anthony Mackie, Teresa Palmer, Michael Strahan, Jenna Dewan Tatum, Trey Thompkins, Ed Westwick, and Emily VanCamp.

(Click here to see who turned up last year.)

The 2011 affair attracted 1,000 guests for the evening of food, music and fun activities, which raised $1 million to enable the devoted City Year’s corps members to spend a year of their lives as tutors, mentors and role models for thousands of at-risk students.

With Stacey Snider back again as event chair for City Year Spring Break 2012, this year’s shindig is bound to be another blockbuster. (Snider is co-chairman and chief executive of DreamWorks Studios.)

The event committee also includes Laura Fox, Rich Battista, founder and chief executive of Snakkle; Ted Harbert, chairman of NBC Broadcasting; Ellen Hauptman and Andrew Hauptman, chair and co-chair of  Andell, Inc,; Hannah Minghella, president of production, Columbia Pictures; Dawn Ostroff. president of entertainment, Conde Naste; David Shaheen, managing director, J.P. Morgan; and Kevin Tsujihara, president, Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Group.

Call 213-596-5875 or click here for tickets and further information.

Photo: from left, event committee members for City Year Spring Break 2012, Hannah Minghella and Laura Fox with event chair Stacey Snider (photo:  Alex J. Berliner/ ABImages)



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City Year Spring Break 2012 Coming Up

Published Apr. 8, 2012; updated May 5, 2012 – Ellen Olivier, Society News LA