Skip to main content
article atm-icon bar bell bio cancel-o cancel ch-icon crisis-color crisis cs-icon doc-icon down-angle down-arrow-o down-triangle download email-small email external facebook googleplus hamburger image-icon info-o info instagram left-angle-o left-angle left-arrow-2 left-arrow linkedin loader menu minus-o pdf-icon pencil photography pinterest play-icon plus-o press right-angle-o right-angle right-arrow-o right-arrow right-diag-arrow rss search tags time twitter up-arrow-o videos

Suggested Content

AmeriCares Hosts New York Movie Screening

  • May 5, 2014

May 13 event to benefit AmeriCares India aid programs

Stamford, Conn. – May 5, 2014 – AmeriCares will host an advance screening of Disney’s “Million Dollar Arm,” on Tuesday, May 13, to benefit the humanitarian aid organization’s programs in India. An Evening for AmeriCares India will be held at 6 p.m. at the AMC Theater, West 84th and Broadway in New York City. The movie, starring Jon Hamm, Lake Bell, Madhur Mittal, Aasif Mandvi and Suraj Sharma, is based on the real life story of a sports agent searching India’s cricket teams for baseball’s next pitching sensation.

Attendees will have the opportunity to learn about the global health and disaster relief organization’s aid deliveries and health initiatives in India, as well as enjoy a pre-screening reception. AmeriCares India responds to emergency medical needs, supports long-term humanitarian assistance programs in India and throughout the region, and operates five mobile medical clinics that provide free primary care and medicines to residents of Mumbai’s slums. Over the years, AmeriCares has delivered more than $50 million worth of medicines, medical supplies and aid to India.

Tickets are $35 each, $125 for four tickets, or $500 for five premium seats. To purchase tickets, go to or contact Holly Donaldson or (203) 658-9687.

 An Evening for AmeriCares India

Date: Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Time: Reception at 6 p.m., Screening at 7 p.m.

Place: AMC Theater, West 84th and Broadway, New York

Read More