GRAMMY Charity Online Auctions is helping you go back to school with the latest installment of this year's auction series open now through July 29. Presented in partnership with Kompolt, the auction provides bidders an opportunity to bid on VIP experiences and celebrity-signed music memorabilia, including meet-and-greet experiences with Def Leppard, Metallica, Sugarland, and Keith Urban, and autographed instruments from Justin Bieber, Kenny Chesney and Bruno Mars, among others.
Additional auction items include guitars signed by Barry Manilow, Jane's Addiction's Dave Navarro and Paramore; CDs and vinyl signed by Adele, Lady Antebellum, Smashing Pumpkins, Barbra Streisand, and Steven Tyler; and framed magazines autographed by actor/comedian Russell Brand, Kings Of Leon, Lady Gaga, John Mayer, Rihanna, and actor Seth Rogen, among others.
To place your bid on items featured in the auction series, visit www.ebay.com/grammy. All proceeds benefit the GRAMMY Foundation's GRAMMY in the Schools programs for high school students, as well as the Foundation's preservation and advancement initiatives, and MusiCares' emergency health and human services and addiction recovery programs.
In related news, the GRAMMY Foundation has announced a unique and exclusive private lunch opportunity with "Glee" star Matthew Morrison at Fox Studios in Los Angeles. Bids for this rare opportunity can be placed directly at CharityBuzz. All proceeds will benefit the GRAMMY Foundation.