As part of an evening of vibrant entertainment to celebrate and support ONEXONE, eight-time Grammy Award winning artist Ms. Lauryn Hill will perform live. Presented by Rogers Communications and Diesel Canada, ONEXONE’s annual fundraiser during TIFF will transform Toronto’s Kool Haus into a decadent evening lounge on September 8. The event is an effort to raise awareness and funds for children in need in Canada, the United States, Haiti, and around the world.
Whether taking in the entertainment from elevated lounges or the dance floor, international DJ’s mixologists, sommeliers, bottle service and culinary pairings make this is an evening not to be missed.
“The ONEXONE fundraiser is a high-energy evening of hope, where together with our supporters, friends and partners, we celebrate the positive impact of the foundation,” said Joey Adler, Founder and Chair of ONEXONE. One by one, together we are making a profound difference in the lives of children around the world through our efforts.“
Tickets for this newly announced performance are on sale now. Click here to purchase tickets. All proceeds raised will go directly to the ONEXONE Foundation. Additional special guests and music artists will be confirmed closer to the event date. Please visit www.onexone.org, or follow ONEXONE on Facebook and Twitter (@ONEXONE) for updates and information.
About Ms. Lauryn Hill With music of all genres a household staple during her childhood, Ms. Hill developed an early and eclectic appreciation for good music regardless of genre. This early influence helped her establish her own unique sound: a hybrid of musical influences spanning hip-hop, jazz, soul, reggae, R&B and even classical.
Ms. Hill has established a reputation in the music world as a member of The Fugees, whose record sales made them the second biggest selling R&B act worldwide since Michael Jackson. She launched her solo career with the release of the commercially successful and critically acclaimed album The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill. The recording earned a record-breaking five Grammy Awards.
A believer in giving back, she has supported school breakfast programs and helped build wells in areas of need in Africa and other parts of the world. For more information on Ms. Lauryn Hill, please visit www.lauryn-hill.com