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The Greater Los Angeles Agency on Deafness, Inc. (GLAD) hosts their 9th Annual Benefit Extravaganza at the world-famous House of Blues, Sunset Strip. Hosted by celebrity hairstylist Ken Paves with special guest appearances by Eva Longoria and Felicty Huffman (Desperate Housewives), Kim Kardashian, Marlee Matlin (celebrity Apprentice), Cheri Oteri (formerly of SNL), ABC Family’s “Switched at Birth” cast Katie Leclerc, Vanessa Marano, Constance Marie, Lea Thompson, D.W. Moffett, Lucas Grabeel and Sean Berdy, and other special guests. This visual fantasyland celebrates communication, culture and community.
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Detroit’s own, deaf rapper and D-Pan co-founder Sean Forbes will perform with Academy Award winner Marlee Matlin and release the premier of his new music video, Let’s Mambo.
The proceeds will benefit the ongoing activities and diverse programs at GLAD. The non-profit organization offers broad and comprehensive services such as Community Education, Communication Access, Counseling, Advocacy, Information and Referral, Job Accessibility, Independent Living Skills, Parent Education, Teen Pregnancy Prevention, Clinic Sensitivity Training, HIV/AIDS Prevention and Sign Languate Interpreting Referral Services.
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