Streaming for Free from Radio City Music Hall on December 29, 7pm ET
Montefiore-Einstein and Radio City Music Hall Present ‘In A State of Gratitude’ – a virtual concert event celebrating our healthcare heroes. Join us for the free stream on Tuesday, December 29 at 7pm on Radio City Music Hall’s Facebook, Instagram and YouTube channel.
The celebratory event will feature performances filmed from the Radio City stage and remotely by singer-songwriter and activist Natalie Merchant, Grammy Award-winning actor and singer Anthony Ramos, Grammy Award-nominated, diamond selling global superstar Bebe Rexha, and The Orchestra of The Bronx, along with an appearance by Grammy Award-winner and Oscar nominated artist and philanthropist Mary J. Blige.
The stream will also give viewers an opportunity to support Direct Relief and Montefiore-Einstein.
Direct Relief is a nonprofit, providing protective gear and other medical resources to frontline health workers responding to COVID-19 throughout the U.S. Donations will be directed to Direct Relief’s support of New York, where the organization has delivered, free of charge, 690,000 N95 and surgical masks, 615,000 exam gloves, and 129,000 face shields, as well as critical care medications, worth $7.6 million, since the beginning of the pandemic.
Montefiore-Einstein is one of New York’s premier academic health systems, renowned for its leading medical school, groundbreaking research and technology, and highly specialized, coordinated care for diverse populations in the New York region, across the country and globally. Our healthcare teams are on the frontline caring for patients in communities hardest hit by COVID-19, and our physician-scientists are advancing clinical and translational research, including life-saving therapies and prevention for COVID-19.