UNCF An Evening of Stars
Actor and comedian Anthony Anderson, a star of the new NBC sit-com Guys With Kids, will host the 34th edition of UNCF An Evening of Stars® to raise awareness and funds to send deserving minority students to college. This annual variety show will air on Saturday, January 26th, 2013 at 7 p.m. on WTHR.
Some of the hottest names in entertainment will appear during the show, including Chaka Khan, Yolanda Adams, Charlie Wilson, Keyshia Cole, Trey Songz, Tyrese Gibson, Melanie Fiona, Eric Benet, Tracee Ellis Ross, Keenan Ivory Wayans and many more.
UNCF, the country's largest minority education organization, supports more than 60,000 students each year through scholarship, internship, fellowship and other institutional grants. UNCF's largest scholarship program, the Gates Millennium Scholars Program, has a 90 percent graduation rate among its 13,000 low-income minority students, much higher than the national college graduation rate.
UNCF Indiana sponsors are: USA Funds, United Water, Lilly and WTHR.