Liberty Media Announces LibertyGives 2012 Call for Applications
Foundation targets services for at-risk and disadvantaged Colorado youth
ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Liberty Media Corporation today announced that its LibertyGives Foundation has decided to continue its support of causes aiding underprivileged and at-risk youth in Colorado focused on proactive and preventative services.
LibertyGives is accepting grant proposals for funding from $1,000 to $150,000 from public charitable organizations focused on helping Colorado’s at-risk youth overcome impediments that restrict their opportunities to grow, learn and thrive.
“Giving back to the community is an essential pillar of Liberty’s corporate philosophy,” said Greg Maffei, President and CEO of Liberty Media. “We are proud to support the important work these organizations provide and hope that through our contributions, we can assist in improving our communities.”
As part of Liberty Media’s ongoing efforts to be green, the applications process is conducted entirely online. Organizations seeking funding may fill out an online application at http://www.libertymedia.com/liberty-gives.aspx.
The deadline to submit grant proposals for 2012 is June 29, 2012.
About Liberty Media Corporation
Liberty Media (Nasdaq: LMCA, LMCB) owns interests in a broad range of media, communications and entertainment businesses, including its subsidiaries Atlanta National League Baseball Club, Inc. and TruePosition, Inc., its interests in Starz, LLC, SiriusXM, Live Nation Entertainment and Barnes & Noble, and minority equity investments in Time Warner Inc. and Viacom.
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Source: Liberty Media Corporation
Released February 1, 2012