Honoring Hugh Jackman, Deborra-Lee Jackman and
FDNY Commissioner Salvatore Cassano
Gala Event Will Raise Funds to Bring Meditation to NYC Veterans and First Responders
New York, NY – November 25, 2013: The David Lynch Foundation, a non-profit charity that brings meditation to at-risk communities, will host its fifth annual “Change Begins Within” benefit gala on December 3, 2013, to celebrate the service of veterans and first responders in New York City. The evening will be co-hosted by Academy Award-nominated filmmaker David Lynch and Emmy Award-winning comedian Jerry Seinfeld. Honorees will include actor Hugh Jackman, actress Deborra-Lee Jackman and FDNY Commissioner Salvatore Cassano.
David Lynch, award-winning filmmaker and Founder of the David Lynch Foundation
Jerry Seinfeld, Emmy Award-winning comedian (NB: He will not be available for red carpet press)
Hugh Jackman, award-winning actor
Deborra-Lee Jackman, actress and director
Salvatore Cassano, Fire Commissioner of the City of New York
New York City first responders
The David Lynch Foundation’s fifth annual “Change Begins Within” benefit gala, celebrating the service of veterans and first responders in New York City. Proceeds from the evening will help provide meditation training to 1,000 veterans and first responders in the city who suffer from post-traumatic stress.