‘America Salutes You’ concert to benefit veterans, military families

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INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – FOX59’s parent company, Tribune Media, is joining forces with AT&T and several other media partners to put on a concert honoring those who serve in the U.S. military, veterans and their families.

The “America Salutes You” concert will be streamed live on the FOX59 Facebook page starting at 9 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 12.

Featured performers include the following:

  • Cyndi Lauper
  • Gavin DeGraw
  • Wanda Jackson
  • Hoodie Allen
  • CeCe Winans
  • Anthony Kearns
  • Ricky Skaggs
  • Tegan Marie
  • Savannah Maddison
  • Tom Dreesen
  • David Eigenberg (“Chicago Fire”)
  • Joelle Carter (“Chicago Justice/Justified”)

AT&T is sponsoring a Text to Donate campaign. Beginning November 12, text FREEDOM to 80077 to donate $10 to America Salutes You Campaign, a McCormick Foundation Fund. Message and data rates may apply. Your $10 donation will appear on your wireless bill or will be deducted from your prepaid balance.

You can also make donations here. 

Fundraising costs are covered by the Robert R. McCormick Foundation, ensuring 100 percent of all funds raised will be granted to non-profit organizations helping veterans, service members and their families across the country such as: Give an Hour, ThanksUSA, Easterseals Dixon Center for Military and Veterans Services, the Bob Woodruff Foundation, TAPS, Snowball Express, Illinois Joining Forces and Honor Flights.