Wishlist Foundation, a Pearl Jam fan-run grassroots 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, is hosting a preparty fundraiser event for the band’s headline appearance at the Sea.Hear.Now Festival. Location and details soon to follow.
Open to the public, attendees of the Wishlist fundraisers can make donations to receive band and fan inspired merchandise and enter raffles for chances to win fan-donated band collectibles. Silent and live auctions will feature donated autographed Pearl Jam posters and other rare memorabilia. All proceeds from the raffles and auctions will benefit both a local nonprofit organization and Pearl Jam’s Vitalogy Foundation spotlight charities.
A pioneer in fan-based viral activism and leader in the Pearl Jam fan community, Wishlist Foundation has hosted preparty fundraisers for almost every Pearl Jam performance in North America, and worldwide, since 2004. They are the go-to destination for thousands of both diehard and new fans of the band across the globe to gather before Pearl Jam and other related concerts, forge new friendships, all while uniting behind causes important to both the fans and band.
Since its inception in 2004, Wishlist Foundation has raised over 1.5 million dollars for charitable organizations in the arenas of health and chronic illness, environmental causes, arts and education and social change.