Selena Gomez to Headline 3rd Annual UNICEF Concert in New York City! (@UNICEF @SelenaGomez)

Unicef+SnowFlake+Ball+vFTO0WL-5o2lActress, multiplatinum recording artist, and fashion designer Selena Gomez will host an exclusive one-night-only concert benefiting the U.S. Fund for UNICEF on the evening ofSaturday, January 19atBest Buy Theaterin New York City (1515 Broadway at 44th Street).The concert marks the third annual Acoustic Charity Concert for Ms. Gomez, a UNICEF Ambassador and avid supporter of UNICEF programs that provide nutrition, clean water, medicine, education, and more to children worldwide.

Nothing is more important than helping children in need around the globe. Im thankful that I can use my voice to bring awareness and much-needed funds to UNICEF so they can continue their critical work. Together, with my fans, we can save lives, said Ms. Gomez.

Ms. Gomez was appointed a UNICEF Ambassador in September 2009, and she has enthusiastically used her talents to advocate for the worlds most vulnerable children.In January 2011, she performed her second annual Acoustic Charity Concert, raising more than $200,000 for UNICEF programs worldwide.

An active Ambassador, Ms. Gomez recently attended the annualUNICEF Snowflake Ballin New York City where she auctioned off two backstage packages to the highest bidders, raising $40,000 for UNICEF.

Individual tickets to the Selena Gomez Acoustic Charity Concert are $100 and will go on sale Friday, December 21 at 10:00 a.m. ET atTicketmaster.com. Fan Club members may purchase meet and greet packages beginning Wednesday, December 19 at 10:00 a.m. ET atSelenaGomez.com.

Will YOU be attending the UNICEF concert?

Written by Juliet Schroder

Juliet Schroder

Juliet is the founder and executive producer/host of Celeb Secrets and Celeb Secrets Country. When not reporting on the latest news in pop culture and country music, she enjoys traveling, spending time with friends and family, and exploring the latest fashion trends.

Juliet holds a B.S. in marketing from St. John's University.

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