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PHOTO OPPORTUNITY with Justin Tuck, Tony Bennett; Steve Buscemi; Bridget Moynahan; Michael Strahan; Sade Baderinwa; Nile Rodgers

WHO: HELP USA, along with special guests Tony Bennett, Steve Buscemi, Bridget Moynahan, Michael Strahan, Sade Baderinwa, Nile Rodgers and others, honor the 2014 “HELP Heroes.” This year’s recipients include: Lauran and Justin Tuck, for the Humanitarian Award; Randall L. Stephenson, Chairman & CEO of AT&T, for the Mentoring Award; and The Home Depot Foundation who will be receiving the Veterans Award.

WHAT: HELP USA, a leading provider of homes, jobs, and services to homeless families, veterans, and victims of domestic violence, announces the recipients of their Annual HELP Heroes Awards. Last year alone, HELP USA provided secure homes for over 20,000 people, including almost 6,000 children through their 35 nationwide residences.

WHEN: Wednesday March 12th, 2014. Cocktail reception starts at 6pm, followed by dinner and program at 7pm.

WHERE: 583 Park Avenue between 63rd and 64th Streets.

ABOUT: HELP USA is the leading national developer of housing and provider of jobs and services for homeless and at risk populations in the country, including families, veterans and victims of domestic violence. Founded in 1986 by Governor Andrew Cuomo, HELP USA was declared a National Congressional Model in 1987 and has served more than 300,000 since its founding. Today HELP USA serves more than 20,000 each year at 35 residences across the country. To date, HELP USA has developed more than 2,500 units of housing including transitional and permanent supportive service programs located in New York City, Washington DC, Philadelphia, Newark, Las Vegas, Buffalo, Suffolk and Westchester counties. Additional services offered by HELP USA include: after-school youth program; day care; mentoring programs; employment training; and domestic violence counseling.