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Lorin Goldhirsch's Fundraiser:

BAM 24-Hour Movie Marathon

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BENEFITING: Brooklyn Academy of Music

ORGANIZER: Brooklyn Academy of Music

EVENT: BAM 24-Hour Movie Marathon

EVENT DATE: Sep 05, 2014

Lorin Goldhirsch


You know I’m a movie lover (right?). So it might not seem surprising to you that I’ve chosen to participate in BAM’s 24-Hour Movie Marathon: an entire day of movies, both contemporary and classic, at Brooklyn’s oldest performing arts institution.
But I’m not doing it for the movies. I’m doing it for the kids.
I’m raising money to help an organization I love make a difference in the community—a community of over 30,000 students, teachers, and families. I’m supporting BAM’s arts education programs and I'd love it if you could help. 

BAM is an incredible arts organization and every dollar I raise will help give kids greater access to the amazing performances, movies, after-school programs, and workshops that BAM offers. Just $25 helps get one kid involved in Arts & Justice, a free after-school program in which high school students create original theater works about social justice issues.

I want to help as many kids as possible and I have the stamina, the passion, and the drive to do what I love: Watch movies for 24 hours! Please donate to my fundraiser. It's for an excellent cause and will make a huge difference in the lives of so many New York kids.

If you sponsor me $25, consider it a dare for me to stay awake through an entire film during this marathon.

If I fall asleep during your movie, I will match your donation.  (You can trust me.  I never cheat.)

The list:
 1:  Jurassic Park  TAKEN!  KT
 2:  The Big Lobowski TAKEN MW
 3:  Videodrome
 4:  Step Up 3D. RESERVED SB
 5:  Viola
 6:  The Umbrellas of Cherbourg  RESERVED (Pending donation) EK
 7:  Raiders of the Lost Ark  TAKEN!  NH
 8:  Do the Right Thing TAKEN!  VC
 9:  An American in Paris  TAKEN SB
10: Clueless TAKEN LR
11: Dazed and Confused TAKEN TG

Thank you. Thank you. Thank you.



The Team: $1,465 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

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Molly Meloy

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Matthew Bregman

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60% Raised of $500 Goal

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Stephen Litner

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Jared Rosenberg

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7% Raised of $1,500 Goal

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Bonnie & Maude

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15% Raised of $500 Goal

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Liz Denys

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Aimee Lyde

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3% Raised of $1,000 Goal

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Kate McCartie

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